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Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears: a West African tale

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Publisher:
Dial Press,
Pub. Date:
[1975]
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: LG - BL: 4 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile Score:
770
Fountas & Pinnell:
N
Description
"In this Caldecott Medal winner, Mosquito tells a story that causes a jungle disaster. "Elegance has become the Dillons' hallmark. . . . Matching the art is Aardema's uniquely onomatopoeic text . . . An impressive showpiece." -Booklist , starred review. Winner of Caldecott Medal in 1976 and the Brooklyn Art Books for Children Award in 1977. From the Trade Paperback edition.
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ISBN:
9780803760899
9780140549058
9780803760882
Accelerated Reader:
LG
Level 4, 0.5 Points
Lexile Score:
770
Fountas & Pinnell:
N
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full_title why mosquitoes buzz in people s ears a west african tale
author aardema verna
grouping_category book
lastUpdate 2017-09-22 15:04:20PM

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author Aardema, Verna.
author-letter Aardema, Verna.
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author_additional retold by Verna Aardema ; pictures by Leo and Diane Dillon.
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display_description Reveals the meaning of the mosquito's buzz.
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publishDate 1975
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subject_facet Animals -- Fiction, Caldecott Medal, Caldecott Medal (1976), Folklore -- Africa, West
target_audience Juvenile
target_audience_full Juvenile
title Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears : a West African tale
title_display Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears : a West African tale
title_full Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears : a West African tale / retold by Verna Aardema ; pictures by Leo and Diane Dillon
title_short Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears :
title_sort why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears a west african tale
title_sub a West African tale
topic Animals Fiction, Caldecott Medal, Caldecott Medal (1976), Folklore Africa, West
topic_facet Animals, Caldecott Medal, Caldecott Medal (1976), Folklore