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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Grouped Work ID 516e5cac-611b-5f83-5475-bd262e8d7734
Full title when birds could talk bats could sing the adventures of bruh sparrow sis wren and their friends
Author hamilton virginia
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2017-12-13 04:40:32AM
Last Indexed 2018-05-26 04:59:45AM

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subject_facet African Americans -- Folklore, African Americans -- Folklore -- Juvenile literature, Birds -- Folklore, Folklore -- Southern States
title_display When birds could talk & bats could sing : the adventures of Bruh Sparrow, Sis Wren, and their friends
title_full When birds could talk & bats could sing : the adventures of Bruh Sparrow, Sis Wren, and their friends / by Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Barry Moser
title_short When birds could talk & bats could sing :
title_sub the adventures of Bruh Sparrow, Sis Wren, and their friends
topic_facet African Americans, Birds, Folklore