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

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Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears : a West African tale
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Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears
Title remainder
a West African tale
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retold by Verna Aardema ; pictures by Leo and Diane Dillon
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eng
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Reveals the meaning of the mosquito's buzz
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Title
Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears
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Summary
West African legend of why the mosquito has a guilty conscience for all the trouble she caused by telling a lie
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Award
Caldecott Medal, 1976.
Awards note
Caldecott Medal winner, 1976
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084957
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
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770
Literary form
fiction
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  • 2
  • 3
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True
Series statement
Reading rainbow book
Target audience
juvenile
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a West African tale
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a West African tale
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retold by Verna Aardema ; pictures by Leo and Diane Dillon
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Why mosquitoes buzz in peoples ears
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a West African tale
Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears : a West African tale, retold by Verna Aardema ; pictures by Leo and Diane Dillon
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Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears : a West African tale, retold by Verna Aardema ; pictures by Leo and Diane Dillon
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26 cm.
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Extent
[30] p.
Isbn
9780140549058
Isbn Type
(Puffin paper)
Lccn
74002886
Note
cat33rev
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • ocm01094805
  • 21429
  • (OCoLC)1094805

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    • Douglas County Libraries, Philip S. MillerBorrow it
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