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The storyteller

Author: Evan Turk
Publisher: New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, [2016]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Primary school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In a time of drought in the Kingdom of Morocco, a storyteller and a boy weave a tale to thwart a Djinn and his sandstorm from destroying their city.
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Genre/Form: Traditional literature
Sophisticated picture books
Picture books
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Primary school, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Evan Turk
ISBN: 9781481435185 1481435183
OCLC Number: 898433393
Notes: "First edition"--CIP data.
Awards: Texas Bluebonnet Award 2017.
Target Audience: Ages 4-8.
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Responsibility: Evan Turk.

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In a time of drought in the Kingdom of Morocco, a storyteller and a boy weave a tale to thwart a Djinn and his sandstorm from destroying their city.

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"A veritable nesting doll of a narrative . . . this story about the power of story is a call for reconnection with tradition, oral and otherwise. Turk's illustrations transport the reader to a Read more...

 
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