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The Long Trousers

Book Description

An adaptation of a traditional African folktale, this tale finds Gaps, a young Nguni calf, in the midst of frantic, colorful preparations for his big sister's wedding. The problem is that the trousers his father has given him to wear to the wedding are much too long! Every cow in the family is too busy to shorten the trousers when Gaps asks them, so he gives up and g... More

Book Information
PublisherJacana Media
BindingHardcover (2 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages32
Publication Date04/01/2009
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About Maryanne Bester (Author) : Maryanne Bester is a published author of children's books. Published credits of Maryanne Bester include The Cool Nguni and Three Friends and a Taxi.
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About Shayle Bester (Illustrator) : Shayle Bester is a published illustrator of children's books. Published credits of Shayle Bester include The Cool Nguni and Three Friends and a Taxi.
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