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Gennady Spirin

Gennady Spirin

·4.12·13,103 Ratings
“ Before you speak, let your words pass through three gates: Is it true? Is it necessary? Is it kind? ” ― Rumi
Authors' Books
  • Yakov and the Seven Thieves

    2004·
    ·3.65·402 Ratings
    This book was inspired by the Baal Shem Tov, a great teacher who lived in the Ukraine in the 18th century. It is a story about how all of us have the ability to unlock the gates of heaven--no matter how unworthy we think we are. For when we go against out
  • The Little Black Hen

    2003·
    ·3.85·216 Ratings
    Alyosha follows a magical black hen down into an underground kingdom of little people and receives a special gift from their king."
  • The Tale of the Firebird

    2002·
    ·4.19·386 Ratings
    In all the world there is said to be nothing more beautiful than the Firebird. When Ivan-Tsarevitch, youngest son of the Tsar, goes on a quest for the amazing bird, he finds himself flying over mountains and woods on a talking wolf, confronting a wicked B
  • The Tale of Tsar Saltan

    1996·
    ·4.22·6,650 Ratings
    Betrayed by her sisters, a tsarina and her infant son are marooned on a barren island until a magical swan helps them regain their rightful heritage.
  • The Crane Wife

    2002·
    ·4.09·199 Ratings
    When Osamu, a lonely sail maker, nurses an injured crane one blustery night, he never suspects that this simple act of kindness will change his life forever. This retelling of a traditional Japanese folktale teaches readers young or old a lesson about li
  • Kashtanka

    1995·
    ·3.96·789 Ratings
    Based on a new translation and adapted especially for young readers, Kashtanka is an enchanting introduction to the work of one of the world’s foremost authors. Gennady Spirin’s award-winning illustrations bring new life to this adaptation of Anton Ch
  • The Most Amazing Creature in the Sea

    2015·
    ·4.16·281 Ratings
    Which sea creature is the greatest? Is it the one with the most venom, the greatest diver, the one with blue blood, or the best rotating eyes? Or is it the master of disguise, the one with the best light, the most slime, or the most eggs? Fascinating fact
  • Frog Song

    2013·
    ·4.03·563 Ratings
    Since the time of the dinosaurs, frogs have added their birrups and bellows to the music of the earth. Frogs are astonishing in their variety and crucial to ecosystems. Onomatopoeic text and stunning illustrations introduce young readers to these fascinat
  • The Sea King's Daughter: A Russian Legend

    2017·
    ·4.02·18 Ratings
    Sadko the musician loved his city of Novgorod, the richest and most free in all Russia. With its great feasts, its white stone churches, its merchant visitors from many lands, Sadko felt there was no better place to be. Yet he was lonely too, for the rich
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