Versions of The Three Billy Goats Gruff
Classic re-tellings of the original story:
  • Finch, Mary.  (2001).  The Three Billy Goats Gruff.  (R. Arenson, Illus.).
  • Galdone, Paul (1973).  The Three Billy Goats Gruff.
  • Stevens, Janet.  (1987). The Three Billy Goats Gruff.
Original versions re-told with a twist:
  • Hassett, John & Ann.  (2002).  The Three Silly Girls GrubbAfter missing the bus, the three Grubb sisters must cross a bridge and confront Ugly-Boy Bobby, who never went to school.  Will greedy Ugly-Boy Bobby succumb to the big-sister’s request?  Light-hearted illustrations and fast-paced dialogue make a delightful read-aloud for young readers.
  • Hopkins, Jackie (2002).  The Three Armadillies Tuff.  (S.G. Brooks, Illus.).  Humorous re-telling of the classic story with three fun-loving armadillo sisters determined to get to the high-stepping nightlife on the other side of the drainpipe.  Will they be stopped by a grungy coyote hankering for some armadillo chili and a armadillo handbag?