Virginia Hamilton; Barry Moser
|獎賞：||American Library Association Notable Children's Book 1997|
|針對讀者群：||Elementary Grade.; 620|
|描述：||63 pages : color illustrations ; 32 cm|
|内容：||How Bruh Sparrow and Sis Wren lost out --
Still and ugly Bat --
Blue Jay and Swallow take the heat --
Bruh Buzzard and Fair Maid --
Hummingbird and Little Breeze --
When Miss Bat could sing --
Cardinal and Bruh Deer --
Little Brown Wren.
|責任：||told by Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Barry Moser.|
The wonderful stories in this book are based on African American folktales told in the South during the plantation era. In the 1880s, journalist Martha Young collected these stories and created many of her own, publishing them in newspapers and then in several books of folktales. Full color.