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The Resource Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears : a West African tale, retold by Verna Aardema ; pictures by Leo and Diane Dillon

Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears : a West African tale, retold by Verna Aardema ; pictures by Leo and Diane Dillon

Label
Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears : a West African tale
Title
Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears
Title remainder
a West African tale
Statement of responsibility
retold by Verna Aardema ; pictures by Leo and Diane Dillon
Title variation
Why mosquitoes buzz in peoples ears
Title variation remainder
a West African tale
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Reveals the meaning of the mosquito's buzz
Summary
West African legend of why the mosquito has a guilty conscience for all the trouble she caused by telling a lie
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Award
Caldecott Medal, 1976.
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084957
Cataloging source
HCO
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Aardema, Verna
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
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770
Literary form
fiction
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  • 2
  • 3
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  • Dillon, Leo
  • Dillon, Diane
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True
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  • Folklore
  • Animals
Target audience
juvenile
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a West African tale
Label
Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears : a West African tale, retold by Verna Aardema ; pictures by Leo and Diane Dillon
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
[30] p.
Isbn
9780803760882
Isbn Type
(Pbk.)
Lccn
74-2886
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780803760899
  • (OCoLC)1094805
Label
Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears : a West African tale, retold by Verna Aardema ; pictures by Leo and Diane Dillon
Publication
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
[30] p.
Isbn
9780803760882
Isbn Type
(Pbk.)
Lccn
74-2886
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780803760899
  • (OCoLC)1094805

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