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The village of round and square houses

Author: Ann Grifalconi
Publisher: Boston : Little, Brown, 1986.
Series: African American Folklore.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A grandmother explains to her listeners why in their village on the side of a volcano the men live in square houses and the women in round ones.
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Genre/Form: Folk tales
Literature
Fiction
Juvenile works
Authors' presentation inscription (Provenance)
Dust jackets (Bindings)
Folklore
Caldecott Medal
Juvenile literature
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ann Grifalconi
ISBN: 0316328626 9780316328623 155592929X 9781555929299 0329044753 0758701608 9780329044756 9780758701602 9780316328593 0316328596
OCLC Number: 12692705
Notes: Art techniques used: Soft pastels in vivid colors.
Awards: Caldecott Honor Book, 1987.
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 24 x 27 cm.
Series Title: African American Folklore.
Responsibility: Ann Grifalconi.

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A grandmother explains to her listeners why in their village on the side of a volcano the men live in square houses and the women in round ones.

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