Anansi goes fishing

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Series:
Anansi books volume 2.
Publisher:
Holiday House,
Pub. Date:
1992.
Edition:
First edition.
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: LG - BL: 2.3 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
510L
Description
Anansi the Spider likes to eat fish but is much too lazy to catch one himself--so he decides to trick Turtle into catching one for him. When Anansi asks Turtle to teach him how to catch fish, Anansi thinks tricking Turtle into doing all the work for him will be easy. But Turtle is not as easily fooled as Anansi thought. Young readers will light in Janet Steven's bright and lively illustrations and laugh watching Anansi's plan backfire. Based on tales originating in West Africa and familiar in Caribbean culture, the five-book Anansi the Trickster series is full of slapstick humor and mischief. Eric A. Kimmel's imaginative energy combined with Janet Steven' expressive illustrations create the perfect silly stories for fun-loving kids.
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ISBN:
9780823410224
082340918
9780823409181
Accelerated Reader:
LG
Level 2.3, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
510L
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Grouping Title anansi goes fishing
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Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2019-05-18 05:01:24AM
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display_description Anansi the spider plans to trick Turtle into catching a fish for his dinner, but Turtle proves to be smarter and ends up with a free meal. Explains the origin of spider webs.
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subject_facet Anansi (Legendary character) -- Legends -- Juvenile literature, Folklore -- Africa, Spiders -- Folklore -- Juvenile literature
title_display Anansi goes fishing
title_full Anansi goes fishing / retold by Eric A. Kimmel ; illustrated by Janet Stevens
title_short Anansi goes fishing
topic_facet Anansi (Legendary character), Folklore, Spiders