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Dancing Turtle: A Folktale from Brazil

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Book Description
Turtle loves to dance and play the flute. But her exuberance puts her at risk when her music attracts the attention of a hunter who brings her home for turtle stew. After she is caught, her only hope for escape is the hunter's children ... and her own wit. This folktale, first told by the indigenous people of Brazil, is now told throughout Latin America. The versions are as different as the cultur... More
Book Information
BindingHardcover (2 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages32
Publication Date01/25/1998
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About Pleasant DeSpain (Author) : Pleasant DeSpain is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Pleasant DeSpain include Tales to Tell from Around the World: Volume One, Multicultur... more
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