The Resource Anansi does the impossible! : an Ashanti tale, retold by Verna Aardema ; illustrated by Lisa Desimini

Anansi does the impossible! : an Ashanti tale, retold by Verna Aardema ; illustrated by Lisa Desimini

Label
Anansi does the impossible! : an Ashanti tale
Title
Anansi does the impossible!
Title remainder
an Ashanti tale
Statement of responsibility
retold by Verna Aardema ; illustrated by Lisa Desimini
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Anansi and his wife outsmart the Sky God and win back the beloved folktales of their people
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Aardema, Verna
Dewey number
398.2/0966/0452544
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
630L
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ8.1.A213
LC item number
Al 2000
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Desimini, Lisa
Series statement
  • Aladdin picture books
  • Aladdin picture books
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Anansi (Legendary character)
  • Anansi (Legendary character)
  • Folklore
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Anansi does the impossible! : an Ashanti tale, retold by Verna Aardema ; illustrated by Lisa Desimini
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, c1997
  • "Retold from Verna Aardema's book, The Sky God Stories, published by Coward-McCann, Inc., New York, 1960 ... The previous source is Robert S. Rattray's book Akan-Ahanti Folktales, published by Oxford, London, 1930"--P. facing t.p
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
First Aladdin Paperbacks edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780756913151
Lccn
BL 00016658
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
BK0004443875
Label
Anansi does the impossible! : an Ashanti tale, retold by Verna Aardema ; illustrated by Lisa Desimini
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, c1997
  • "Retold from Verna Aardema's book, The Sky God Stories, published by Coward-McCann, Inc., New York, 1960 ... The previous source is Robert S. Rattray's book Akan-Ahanti Folktales, published by Oxford, London, 1930"--P. facing t.p
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
First Aladdin Paperbacks edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780756913151
Lccn
BL 00016658
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
BK0004443875

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