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Rabbit makes a monkey of lion : a Swahili tale

Author: Verna Aardema; Jerry Pinkney; Dial Books for Young Readers.; South China Printing Co.
Publisher: New York : Dial Books for Young Readers, ©1989
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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With the help of his friends Bush-rat and Turtle, smart and nimble Rabbit makes a fool of the mighty but slow-witted king of the forest.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Folklore
Juvenile works
Folk tales
Dust jackets (Bindings)
Juvenile fiction
Folklore Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Verna Aardema; Jerry Pinkney; Dial Books for Young Readers.; South China Printing Co.
ISBN: 0803702981 9780803702981 0803702973 9780803702974 9781413124200 1413124208 014054593X 9780140545937
OCLC Number: 13581887
Notes: "Retold from 'The hare and the lion' in Zanzibar tales [translated] by George W. Bateman"--Title page verso.
"The full-color artwork was prepared using pencil, colored pencils, and watercolor. It was then color-separated and reproduced as red, blue, yellow, and black halftones."--Title page verso.
Awards: Notable Children's Trade Books in Social Studies, 1989 (National Council for the Social Studies/Children's Book Council).
CCBC Choices, 1989.
Target Audience: 450
Description: 32 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
Responsibility: retold by Verna Aardema ; pictures by Jerry Pinkney.

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With the help of his friends Bush-rat and Turtle, smart and nimble Rabbit makes a fool of the mighty but slow-witted king of the forest.

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