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Title The river that went to the sky / [collected by] Mary Medlicott, Ademola Akintola.

Imprint New York : Kingfisher, 1995.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 398.2 MED    Available
Edition 1st American ed.
Description 96 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Contents The river that went to the sky / Kasiya Makaka Phiri (Malawi) -- Gong gong / Amoafi Kwapong (Ghana) -- The hunter and the deerwoman / Funmi Osoba (Nigeria) -- Two of a kind / Masée Touré (Sierra Leone) -- No problem / Asenath Bole Odaga (Kenya) -- A most famous baker / Eva Dadrian (Egypt) -- How the tortoise won respect / Gcina Mulophe (South Africa) -- The Aboul family / Hassan Erraji (Morocco) -- Two brothers / Inno Sorsy (Ghana) -- Tiyotiyo / Charles Mungoshi (Zimbabwe) -- My godfather / Sousa Jamba (Angola) -- The new moon and the rain horn / Gaele Sobott-Mogwe (Botswana).
Summary Includes nine stories based on folklore from various African countries and three original stories, representing the cultural diversity which exists in Africa.
Subject Tales -- Africa.
Children's stories, African (English)
Folklore -- Africa.
Short stories.
Added Author Medlicott, Mary.
Akintola, Ademola.
ISBN 1856976084 : $16.95

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