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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
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A retelling of a traditional West African tale that reveals how the mosquito developed its annoying habit
Awards note
Caldecott Medal, 1976.
Cataloging source
DLC
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Aardema, Verna
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ8.1.A213
LC item number
Wh
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Dillon, Leo
  • Dillon, Diane
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Folklore
  • Animals
  • Caldecott Medal
  • Folklore
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears : a West African tale, retold by Verna Aardema ; pictures by Leo and Diane Dillon
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocm01094805
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
[30] p.
Isbn
9780803760899
Lccn
74002886
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) l74002886
  • (Sirsi) l74002886
  • (Sirsi) l74002886
Label
Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears : a West African tale, retold by Verna Aardema ; pictures by Leo and Diane Dillon
Publication
Control code
ocm01094805
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
[30] p.
Isbn
9780803760899
Lccn
74002886
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) l74002886
  • (Sirsi) l74002886
  • (Sirsi) l74002886

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