The magic orange tree, and other Haitian folktales

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Publisher:
Schocken Books,
Pub. Date:
c1997.
Language:
English
Lexile measure:
710L
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When Diane Wolkstein, herself a well-known storyteller traveled throughout the Haitian countryside in search of stories, she harvested a rich collection of twenty-seven tales, each of which is illuminated by fascinating introductory notes. From orange trees growing at the command of a child to talking fish, these stories present us with a world of wonder, delight, and mystery. With a foreword by Edwidge Danticat
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ISBN:
9780805210774
Lexile measure:
710L
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Full title magic orange tree and other haitian folktales
Author wolkstein diane
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-25 04:46:52AM
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subject_facet Folklore -- Haiti, Tales -- Haiti
title_display The magic orange tree, and other Haitian folktales
title_full The magic orange tree, and other Haitian folktales / collected [and told] and with a new preface by Diane Wolkstein ; drawings by Elsa Henriquez ; [new] foreword by Edwidge Danticat
title_short The magic orange tree, and other Haitian folktales
topic_facet Folklore, Tales