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Go to sleep, Gecko! : a Balinese folktale / retold by Margaret Read MacDonald ; illustrated by Geraldo Valério.

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  • 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
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library JE MAC (Text) 39206019703139 J Picture Book - Stories Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0874837804 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged.) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
  • Publisher: Little Rock, Ark. : August House LittleFolk, 2007.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"This story was inspired by a Balinese tale in Folk tales from Bali and Lombok by Margaret Muth Alibasah (Jakarta: Penerbit Djambatan, 1990)"--Copyright p.
Summary, etc.:
Retells the folktale of the gecko who complains to the village chief that the fireflies keep him awake at night but then learns that in nature all things are connected.
Target Audience Note:
AD500L Lexile
Decoding demand: 49 (medium) Semantic demand: 57 (medium) Syntactic demand: 68 (high) Structure demand: 77 (high) Lexile
Subject: Tales > Indonesia > Bali Island.
Folklore > Indonesia > Bali Island.

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