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Anansi the spider; a tale from the Ashanti. / Adapted and illustrated, by Gerald McDermott.

McDermott, Gerald. (Author).

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  • ISBN: 0812463986 (hb.)
  • Physical Description: 41 unnumbered page : color illustrations ; 20x24cm
  • Edition: [1st ed.]
  • Publisher: New York : Holt, Rinehart and Winston, [1972]

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Summary, etc.: In trying to determine which of his six sons to reward for saving his life, Anansi the Spider is responsible for placing the moon in the sky.
Target Audience Note: GRL L guided reading level.
Subject: Caldecott honor book.
Ashanti (African people) > Folklore > Juvenile literature.
Anansi (Legendary character) > Juvenile literature.

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