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How & why stories : world tales kids can tell

Author: Martha Hamilton; Mitch Weiss
Publisher: Little Rock, AR : August House Audio, ℗2000.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Elementary and junior high school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A collection of traditional stories explaining why an animal or plant or natural object looks or acts the way it does.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Sound recordings
Books on CD for children
Juvenile sound recordings
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Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Martha Hamilton; Mitch Weiss
OCLC Number: 44697007
Notes: Selected stories from How & why stories : world tales kids can read & tell.
Compact disc.
Performer(s): Told by Martha Hamilton, Mitch Weiss, and eight guest kid tellers.
Target Audience: For all ages.
Description: 1 audio disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: The taxi ride --
Why the baby says "goo" --
Why hens scratch in the dirt --
Why ants are found everywhere --
The story of Arachne --
Why parrots only repeat what people say --
Why cats wash their paws after eating --
Two brothers, two rewards --
Why frog and snake never play together --
Thunder and lightning --
Why dogs chase cats --
The dancing brothers --
The straw, the coal, and the bean --
The turtle who couldn't stop talking --
Rabbit counts the crocodiles --
How Brazilian beetles got their gorgeous coats --
Where all stories come from --
Why the sun comes up when rooster crows.
Other Titles: How and why stories
Responsibility: [Martha Hamilton & Mitch Weiss].

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A collection of traditional stories explaining why an animal or plant or natural object looks or acts the way it does.

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