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The Resource A pride of African tales, Donna L. Washington ; illustrated by James Ransome

A pride of African tales, Donna L. Washington ; illustrated by James Ransome

Label
A pride of African tales
Title
A pride of African tales
Statement of responsibility
Donna L. Washington ; illustrated by James Ransome
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of African folktales originating in the storytelling tradition
Awards note
Notable Children's Trade Books in the Field of Social Sciences (2005); Cooperative Children's Book Center Choices (2005); School Library Journal Starred Review (August 2004).
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 398.2/096
  • E
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
"Grs 1-5"--Inside front dust-jacket; "Ages 6-10"--Inside front dust-jacket (ISBN 0-06-024929-3)
LC call number
PZ8.1.W28
LC item number
Pr 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A pride of African tales, Donna L. Washington ; illustrated by James Ransome
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Anansi's fishing expedition: a trickster tale -- The boy who wanted the moon: a pourquoi tale -- Shansa Mutongo Shima: a cautionary tale -- The roof of leaves: a tale of anger and forgiveness -- The wedding basket: A taboo story -- The talking skull: a fable -- Story notes and further reading
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
70 p.
Isbn
9780060249298
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
94018697
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
col. ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn373834562
Label
A pride of African tales, Donna L. Washington ; illustrated by James Ransome
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Anansi's fishing expedition: a trickster tale -- The boy who wanted the moon: a pourquoi tale -- Shansa Mutongo Shima: a cautionary tale -- The roof of leaves: a tale of anger and forgiveness -- The wedding basket: A taboo story -- The talking skull: a fable -- Story notes and further reading
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
70 p.
Isbn
9780060249298
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
94018697
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
col. ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn373834562

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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