October 21, 2017: The Pumpkin Child—a Persian tale
January 27, 2018: Akimba and the Magic Cow
NEW DATE: March 17, 2018: The Three Feathers
THE THREE FEATHERS is a Grimm Fairy tale about a king and his three sons. Two are very clever but the third is a bit simpler. The king falls ill and is concerned about the future of his kingdom. He decides he has to pick which of his sons will be the heir to his throne. In order to decide that he sets his three sons to various tasks: bring the loveliest carpet, the finest ring, and the most beautiful woman in the world. He blows three feathers into the air to determine in which direction each son should go.