The 3 little dassies

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G.P. Putnam's Sons,
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In the bestselling tradition of The Three Snow Bears (Putnam, 2007) comes the well-known tale of 'The Three Little Pigs' - with a twist! Acclaimed children's writer and illustrator Jan Brett has found the inspiration for her own version of a beloved story in Namibia, where red rock mountains and vivid blue skies are home to appealing little dassies - or 'rock rabbits' - and hungry eagles. Bold African patterns and prints make for stunning illustrations, but it is the dassies in their bright, colourful dresses and hats that steal the show in this irresistible tale.
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Level 3.7, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 630L
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Grouping Title 3 little dassies
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display_description In this adaptation of the traditional folktale, three little dassies (also called rock hyraxes) build their houses in the Namib Desert of Southern Africa, hoping for protection from the eagle that lives atop a nearby mountain.
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subject_facet Africa -- Juvenile fiction, Folklore, Namib Desert (Namibia) -- Juvenile fiction, Rock hyrax -- Juvenile fiction
title_display The 3 little dassies
title_full The 3 little dassies / Jan Brett
title_short The 3 little dassies
topic_facet Folklore, Rock hyrax