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Anansi does the impossible!: an Ashanti tale

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Publisher:
Atheneum Books for Young Readers,
Pub. Date:
1997.
Edition:
1st ed.
Language:
English
Description
Peppered with Verna Aardema's trademark ideophones--words that mimic actual sounds--this book makes an ideal read-aloud. Brilliantly realized characters and West African flavor come together in Desimini's extraordinary collage illustrations. Includes a glossary of West African terms and pronunciations. Full color.
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ISBN:
9780689839337
068981092
9780329217242
Reading Level:
LG
Level 3.2, 0.5 Points
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Grouping Title anansi does the impossible an ashanti tale
Grouping Author aardema verna
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-08-07 23:28:34PM
Last Indexed 2018-08-18 01:01:50AM

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author Aardema, Verna.
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display_description Anansi and his wife outsmart the Sky God and win back the beloved folktales of their people.
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subject_facet Anansi (Legendary character) -- Legends, Anansi (Legendary character). -- Legends, Folklore -- Africa, West
title_display Anansi does the impossible! : an Ashanti tale
title_full Anansi does the impossible! : an Ashanti tale / retold by Verna Aardema ; illustrated by Lisa Desimini
title_short Anansi does the impossible! :
title_sub an Ashanti tale
topic_facet Africa, West, Anansi (Legendary character), Folklore, Legends