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Jabutí the tortoise : a trickster tale from the Amazon / told and illustrated by Gerald McDermott.

McDermott, Gerald. (Author).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Starke Co PL - Schricker Main Library (Knox) E MCD (Text) 30032010546247 JUVENILE PICTURE BOOK Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780152053741 (pbk.) :
  • ISBN: 0152053743 (pbk.) :
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 23 x 28 cm
  • Edition: 1st Voyager Books ed.
  • Publisher: Orlando, Fla. : Harcourt, 2005.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Voyager books."
Summary, etc.:
All the birds enjoy the song-like flute music of Jabuti, the tortoise, except Vulture who, jealous because he cannot sing, tricks Jabuti into riding his back toward a festival planned by the King of Heaven.
Target Audience Note:
AD 510 Lexile.
Subject: Indians of South America > Amazon River Region > Folklore.
Folklore > Amazon River Region.
Turtles > Folklore.
Vultures > Folklore.

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