How the guinea fowl got her spots: a Swahili tale of friendship

Book Cover
Average Rating
Carolrhoda Books,
Pub. Date:
Accelerated Reader:
IL: LG - BL: 3.6 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 730L
Fountas & Pinnell:

The Guinea Fowl and Cow are best friends. Both of them keep an eye out for Lion. When Lion threatens, each must intervene to save the other. Beautiful watercolors transform this tale into a visual delight.

Also in This Series
More Like This
More Details
Accelerated Reader:
Level 3.6, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 730L
Fountas & Pinnell:
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID a8136c17-3c96-d020-2410-2fbfc166a20b
Grouping Title how the guinea fowl got her spots a swahili tale of friendship
Grouping Author knutson barbara
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2019-02-19 04:37:22AM
Last Indexed 2019-02-23 05:04:59AM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_level LG
accelerated_reader_point_value 0.5
accelerated_reader_reading_level 3.6
author Knutson, Barbara.
author_display Knutson, Barbara
collection_aacpl JUVENILE
detailed_location_aacpl Crofton Library - Children's Folktalkes
display_description A folk explanation for the guinea fowl's protective coloration that enables it to hide from its natural predator, the lion.
format_aacpl Book
format_category_aacpl Books
fountas_pinnell L
id a8136c17-3c96-d020-2410-2fbfc166a20b
isbn 9780876144169, 9780876145371
item_details ils:a57386|31997055249957|Crofton Library - Children's Folktalkes|J 398.2 H|||1|false|false|||||On Hold|Jul 17, 2018|CRO||
itype_aacpl Children's Nonfiction
last_indexed 2019-02-23T10:04:59.207Z
lexile_code AD: Adult Directed
lexile_score 730
literary_form Other
literary_form_full Other
local_callnumber_aacpl J 398.2 H
owning_library_aacpl Anne Arundel County Public Library
owning_location_aacpl Crofton Library
primary_isbn 9780876144169
publishDate 1990
record_details ils:a57386|Book|Books||English|Carolrhoda Books,|c1990.|[32] p. : col. ill. ; 27 cm.
recordtype grouped_work
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
ils:a57386 31997055249957 Checked Out On Hold false false true false false true
subject_facet Folklore -- Africa, Guineafowl -- Folklore, Guineafowl -- Folklore -- Juvenile literature
title_display How the guinea fowl got her spots : a Swahili tale of friendship
title_full How the guinea fowl got her spots : a Swahili tale of friendship / retold and illustrated by Barbara Knutson
title_short How the guinea fowl got her spots :
title_sub a Swahili tale of friendship
topic_facet Africa, Folklore, Guineafowl