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I lost my tooth in Africa

Author: Penda Diakité; Baba Wagué Diakité
Publisher: New York : Scholastic Press, 2006.
Series: Ready-to-go classroom library. Grade 2
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Primary school : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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While visiting her father's family in Mali, a young girl loses a tooth, places it under a calabash, and receives a hen and a rooster from the African Tooth Fairy.
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Genre/Form: Picture books for children
Picture books
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Penda Diakité; Baba Wagué Diakité
ISBN: 0439662265 9780439662260 9780439699389 043969938X 9780545075312 0545075319 141565624X 9781415656242
OCLC Number: 54503885
Awards: Children's award winner
A Junior Library Guild selection.
Target Audience: Elementary Grade.; 620
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations ; 24 cm
Series Title: Ready-to-go classroom library. Grade 2
Responsibility: by Penda Diakité ; illustrated by Baba Wagué Diakité.

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While visiting her father's family in Mali, a young girl loses a tooth, places it under a calabash, and receives a hen and a rooster from the African Tooth Fairy.

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The Culture of the Tooth Fairy

by 176turbulence3 (WorldCat user published 2010-02-23) Very Good Permalink

 I was interested to learn that the artwork was done by the author’s father.    While the artwork is not my favorite type, it did catch my eye because of its unusualness, the deep and vibrant colors are striking, and...
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