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The fire children : a West African folk tale

Author: Eric Maddern; Frané Lessac
Publisher: London : Frances Lincoln, 1994, ©1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : 1st pbk. edView all editions and formats
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A retelling of the West African tale about the creation of the world and all its different peoples.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Folklore
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eric Maddern; Frané Lessac
ISBN: 1845075145 9781845075149 0711208859 9780711208858 0711207836 9780711207837
OCLC Number: 70712081
Awards: Shortlisted for Frances Lincoln Diverse Voices Children's Book Award 1994.
Shortlisted for Junior Education Poetry Anthology of the Year Award 1993.
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27 cm
Responsibility: retold by Eric Maddern ; illustrated by Frané Lessac.

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Creation story inspired by a West African tale of how people of all colours were created.  Read more...

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'An uplifting lightness of touch in the story-telling and a luminous intensity of colour in the illustrations.' The Guardian

 
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