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When birds could talk & bats could sing: the adventures of Bruh Sparrow, Sis Wren, and their friends

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Publisher:
Blue Sky Press,
Pub. Date:
1995.
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: LG - BL: 3.9 - AR Pts: 1
Lexile measure:
620L
Description
The wonderful stories in this book are based on African American folktales told in the South during the plantation era. In the 1880s, journalist Martha Young collected these stories and created many of her own, publishing them in newspapers and then in several books of folktales. Full color.
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ISBN:
9780590473729
Accelerated Reader:
LG
Level 3.9, 1 Points
Lexile measure:
620L
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Grouping Titlewhen birds could talk bats could sing the adventures of bruh sparrow sis wren and their friends
Grouping Authorhamilton virginia
Grouping Categorybook
Last Grouping Update2020-02-22 04:11:38AM
Last Indexed2020-06-02 04:23:21AM

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subject_facetAfrican Americans -- Folklore
African Americans -- Folklore -- Juvenile literature
Birds -- Folklore
Folklore -- Southern States
title_displayWhen birds could talk & bats could sing : the adventures of Bruh Sparrow, Sis Wren, and their friends
title_fullWhen birds could talk & bats could sing : the adventures of Bruh Sparrow, Sis Wren, and their friends / by Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Barry Moser
title_shortWhen birds could talk & bats could sing
title_subthe adventures of Bruh Sparrow, Sis Wren, and their friends
topic_facetAfrican Americans
Birds
Folklore