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The First Adventures of Spider: West African Folktales


Book Description
In West Africa, children love to listen to stories about Spider. He is a clever and crafty character. He loves to eat and he hates to work, and he plays tricks that get him into trouble. But he tries to be good as much as he can, and he is always lots of fun! Spider stars in three short tales in this collaboration between Joyce Cooper Arkhurst and Caldecott-winning artist Jerry Pinkney, now abridg... More
Book Information
PublisherLB Kids
BindingPaperback (3 editions)
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages32
ISBN-100316203815
ISBN-13978-0316203814
Publication Date05/01/2012
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About Joyce Cooper Arkhurst (Author) : Joyce Cooper Arkhurst is a published author of children's books. Some of the published credits of Joyce Cooper Arkhurst include The Adventures of Spider: West African Folktales, The Adventures of Spid... more
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About Jerry Pinkney (Illustrator) : Jerry Pinkney is a published adapter, author, and an illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Jerry Pinkney include Goin' Someplace Special, Undersea Animals: A Dramatic Dimen... more
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