Versions of Fairy Tales ~The Three Bears

Brett, Jan

The Three Snow Bears

JUV 398.2.B756th

Retells the story of Goldilocks, set in an Inuit village and featuring a family of polar bears.  2007.

 

Lowell, Susan

Dusty Locks and the Three Bears

JUV 398.2.L951d

A Western-style retelling of the traditional tale about a little girl who finds the house of bear family

and makes herself at home.  2001.

 

Watts, Bernadette

Goldilocks and the Three Bears

JUV 398.4.T413g

A little girl finds the empty home of the three bears where she helps herself to food and goes

to sleep.  1985.

 

Galdone, Paul

The Three Bears

JUV 398.4.T413t 1972

Three bears return from a walk and find a little girl asleep in baby bear's bed.  1972.

 

Brett, Jan

Goldilocks and the Three Bears

JUV 398.4.T413g 1987

Lost in the woods, a tired and hungry girl finds the house of the three bears where she helps herself

to food and goes to sleep.  1987.

 

Marshall, James

Goldilocks and the Three Bears

JUV 398.4.T413g 1988

Three bears return home from a walk to find a little girl asleep in baby bear's bed. 1988.

 

Elya, Susan Middleton

Rubia and the Three Osos

JUV 398.4.T413r

Retells the story of Goldilocks and the three bears in rhyming text interspersed with Spanish words, 
which are defined in a glossary.  2010.

 

Barton, Byron

The Three Bears

JUV 398.4.T413t 1991

While three bears are away from home, Goldilocks ventures inside their house, tastes their porridge,

tries their chairs, and finally falls asleep in Baby Bear's bed. 1991.

 

Gorbachev, Valeri

Goldilocks and the Three Bears

JUV 398.4.T413g 2001

A little girl walking in the woods finds the house of the three bears and helps herself to their

belongings. 2001.

 

Aylesworth, Jim

Goldilocks and the Three Bears

JUV 398.4.T413g 2003

A little girl walking in the woods finds the house of the three bears and helps herself

to their belongings. 2003.

 

Buehner, Caralyn

Goldilocks and the Three Bears

JUV 398.4.T413g 2007

In this variation on the classic folktale, a rhyming, rope-skipping, little girl rudely helps

herself to the belongings of a genteel family of bears. 2007.

 

Sanderson, Ruth

Goldilocks

JUV 398.4.T413g 2009

After finding the bears' cottage in the woods and making a mess inside, Goldilocks helps

the family clean up and enjoys a nice meal. 2009.

 

Duval, Kathy

The Three Bears' Christmas

JUV 398.8.D9561t2005.

After taking a walk on Christmas Eve while their freshly baked gingerbread cools, Papa, Mama,

and Baby Bear arrive home to encounter another "trespasser," who does not have golden hair

but wears a red suit and leaves presents. 2005.

 

Fearnley, Jan

Mr. Wolf and the Three Bears

JUV 398.8.F3123mw

When Goldilocks invites herself to Baby Bear's birthday party then behaves atrociously, spoiling all

of Mr. Wolf's and Grandma's hard work, Grandma knows just what to do. 2002.

 

Lester, Helen

Tackylocks and the Three Bears

JUV 398.8.L5674ta

Tacky the penguin and his friends perform a play for the little penguins in Mrs. Beakly's class but

with Tacky in the lead role, things do not go exactly as planned. 2002.

 

Meyers, Cindy

Rolling Along with Goldilocks and the Three Bears

JUV 398.8.M5761r EFL

In this updated version of a familiar folktale, baby bear gets around in a wheelchair and has a

motorized bed which fascinates Goldilocks when she becomes friend with him after her surprise visit

to the three bears' house.  1999.

 

Stanley, Diane

Goldie and the Three Bears

JUV 398.8.S787g

In this story, loosely based on that of Goldilocks, Goldie, who has yet to find a friend to

"love with all her heart", makes an unplanned visit to the house of some bears.  2003.