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Strega Nona : and other stories from near and far.

Deitch, Gene. (Added Author). Thomas, Peter. (Added Author). Alexander, Terence, 1923-2009 (Added Author). Jones, James Earl. (Added Author). DePaola, Tomie, 1934- Strega Nona. (Added Author). Kent, Jack, 1920-1985 Joey runs away. (Added Author). Mosel, Arlene. Tikki Tikki Tembo. (Added Author). Aardema, Verna. Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears. (Added Author). Mwenye Hadithi. Hot hippo. (Added Author). Andersen, H. C. (Hans Christian), 1805-1875 Nattergalen. English. (Added Author). Weston Woods Studios. (Added Author). Findaway World, LLC. (Added Author).
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  • 6 of 6 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 6 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville VIEW CHILD STREGA (Text) 34706001436569 PlayawayView - Children Available -
Lincoln Heritage PL - Chrisney Branch NEW CHR PLA E STR VIEW (Text) 70743000163824 Chrisney Available -
Lincoln Heritage PL - Dale Main Library PLA VIEW E STR (Text) 70743000156907 Easy AudioBooks on CD Available -
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library J VIEW STREGA (1VIEW+1CHARGER) (Text) 39206020613459 J Views Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield J PLAYAWAY VIEW Strega (Text) 31208911724575 children audiovisual Available -
South Whitley Comm. PL - South Whitley J PV - JF STREGA NONA (Text) 30402004565505 JUVENILE PLAYAWAY VIEW Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781616573645
  • ISBN: 1616573643
  • Physical Description: 1 video media player (65 min.) : digital, sound, color ; 3 1/2 x 4 1/2 in.
  • Publisher: [Solon, Ohio] : Playaway View : [2010]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from Playaway View label.
Titles previously released by Weston Woods Studios.
Issued on Playaway View, a dedicated video media player.
Powered by rechargable battery ; container includes one electrical power adapter.
Earphones not required for audio playback.
Formatted Contents Note:
Strega Nona / retold and illustrated by Tomie dePaola ; narrated by Gene Deitch (8 min.) -- Tikki Tikki Tembo / by Arlene Mosel; ill. by Blair Lent ; narrated by Peter Thomas (9 min.) -- Joey runs away / by Jack Kent ; narrated by Trish Jones (8 min.) -- Why mosquitos buzz in people's ears / by Verna Aardema ; ill. by Leo & Diane Dillon ; narrated by James Earl Jones (10 min.) -- Hot hippo / by Mwenye Hadithi ; ill. by Adrienne Kennaway ; narrated by Terry Alexander (5 min.) -- Nightingale / based on the story by Hans Christian Andersen ; narrated by Mako (25 min.).
Summary, etc.:
Strega Nona: Big Anthony is knee-deep in trouble - and pasta - when he uses Strega Nona's pasta pot without her permission.
Tikki Tikki Tembo: This folktale explains why Chinese people no longer choose long names for their children.
Joey runs away: Joey looks for another home when he doesn't feel like cleaning up his messy room.
Why mosquitos buzz in people's ears: A chain of mishaps is set off - from Mosquito to Iguana to Python to Rabbit to Owl - but all is resolved by King Lion.
Hot hippo: Hippo promises not to eat Ngai's little fishes in exchange for being allowed to live in the cool water.
Nightingale: The story of the lonely Emperor and the captivating songbird that comes to live in his palace.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 5-10.
Subject: Folklore > Juvenile films.
Genre: Children's films.

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