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The talking eggs : a folktale from the American South

Author: Robert D San Souci; Jerry Pinkney
Publisher: New York : Dial Books for Young Readers, [1989]
Series: Caldecott honor book, 1990.; Coretta Scott King award honor book (illustrator), 1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A Southern folktale in which kind Blanche, following the instructions of an old witch, gains riches, while her greedy sister makes fun of the old woman and is duly rewarded.
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Genre/Form: Coretta Scott King Award (Illustrator)
Caldecott Medal
Picture books
Fiction
Juvenile works
Folklore
Dust jackets (Bindings)
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
San Souci, Robert D.
Talking eggs.
New York : Dial Books for Young Readers, ©1989
(OCoLC)556667047
Online version:
San Souci, Robert D.
Talking eggs.
New York : Dial Books for Young Readers, ©1989
(OCoLC)593180997
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert D San Souci; Jerry Pinkney
ISBN: 0803706197 9780803706194 0803706200 9780803706200 9780590441896 0590441892
OCLC Number: 18873666
Awards: Coretta Scott King Honor, illustrator, 1990.
Caldecott Honor Book, 1990.
ALA Notable Book.
Georgia Children's Picture Storybook Award, 1992-93
Target Audience: AD870L
Description: 32 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm.
Series Title: Caldecott honor book, 1990.; Coretta Scott King award honor book (illustrator), 1990.
Responsibility: retold by Robert D. San Souci ; pictures by Jerry Pinkney.
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A Southern folktale in which kind Blanche, following the instructions of an old witch, gains riches, while her greedy sister makes fun of the old woman and is duly rewarded.

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