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Martina, the beautiful cockroach : [a Cuban folktale]

Author: Carmen Agra Deedy; Michael Austin; John McCutcheon
Publisher: Atlanta, Ga. : Peachtree, ℗2008.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Juvenile audience   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this humorous retelling of a Cuban folktale, a cockroach interviews her suitors in order to decide whom to marry.
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Children's audiobooks
Folklore
Juvenile works
Folklore Juvenile literature
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording, Book
All Authors / Contributors: Carmen Agra Deedy; Michael Austin; John McCutcheon
ISBN: 9781561454686 1561454680
OCLC Number: 247021716
Notes: Compact disc.
The accompanying book is illustrated by Michael Austin.
"Musical introductions by John McCutcheon from 'La Mujer de Don Miguel' and 'Ode to Common Things' on his album Mightier than the sword"--Container.
Claves and maracas are used on tracks two and three to prompt for page turns.
Performer(s): Narrated by the author both in English and Spanish.
Description: 1 audio disc : digital, stereo ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 book ((unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 x 31 cm)
Contents: Martina storytelling performance (Carmen Agra Deedy tells her own version of the classic Cuban folktale) (16:23) --
Martina the beautiful cockroach narration (Deedy reads the English edition of her book) (10:01) --
Martina una cucarachita muy linda narration (Deedy reads the Spanish edition of her book) (10:35).
Responsibility: [retold by] Carmen Agra Deedy.

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In this humorous retelling of a Cuban folktale, a cockroach interviews her suitors in order to decide whom to marry.

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