Neem the Half-Boy -- Niim le demi-garçon: English-French Edition (Hoopoe Teaching-Stories) (Paperback)

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By Idries Shah, Midori Mori (Illustrator), Robert Revels (Illustrator)
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The Queen of Hich-Hich fails to follow the instructions given to her by Arif the Wise Man, and, as a result, gives birth to a half-boy. Neem makes himself complete by an act of cleverness, negotiation and compromise. This story helps children learn flexibility and perseverance.

For more than a thousand years this story has entertained young people and helped to foster in them the ability to examine their assumptions and to think for themselves. This tale is one of the many hundreds of Sufi developmental stories collected by Idries Shah from oral and written sources in Central Asia and the Middle East, presented here as one of a series of illustrated children's books.

La reine de Hich-Hich ne parvient pas suivre les instructions que lui a donn es Arif le Sage, et de ce fait, donne naissance un demi-gar on. Gr ce un acte d'intelligence, de n gociation et force de compromis, Niim va r ussir se compl ter. Cette histoire apprend aux enfants s'adapter et tre pers v rant.

Depuis plus de mille ans, cette histoire amuse les enfants et les encourage analyser leurs id es et penser par eux-m mes. Ce conte est l'un des centaines de contes soufis destin's favoriser le d veloppement de l'enfant recueilli par Idries Shah de sources orales et crites d'Asie centrale et du Moyen-Orient. Il est pr sent ici dans une collection de livres illustr's pour enfants.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781946270313
ISBN-10: 1946270318
Publisher: Hoopoe Books
Publication Date: April 25th, 2017
Pages: 40
Language: English
Series: Hoopoe Teaching-Stories