Misoso: once upon a time tales from Africa

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Publisher:
Knopf :
Pub. Date:
c1994.
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: MG - BL: 5 - AR Pts: 2
Description
Illustrated in full color. From Angola to Zanzibar, this treasury is as varied and bountiful as Africa itself!  Master storyteller Verna Aardema retells 12 tales of justice and revenge, greed and generosity, sly trickery, and off-the-wall silliness with her trademark humor and flair.  Nearly 50 illustrations vibrantly reflect the spirit of these read-aloud delights, while a map of Africa, story source information, and a personal note from the author make this a rich volume for folk-tale lovers of all ages.  
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ISBN:
9780679834304
9780679934301
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 5, 2 Points
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full_title misoso once upon a time tales from africa
author verna aardema
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lastUpdate 2017-11-16 04:50:56AM

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subject_facet Folklore -- Africa, Tales -- Africa
title_display Misoso : once upon a time tales from Africa
title_full Misoso : once upon a time tales from Africa / retold by Verna Aardema ; illustrated by Reynold Ruffins
title_short Misoso :
title_sub once upon a time tales from Africa
topic_facet Africa, Folklore, Tales