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The Resource The singing man : adapted from a West African folktale, by Angela Shelf Medearis ; illustrated by Terea Shaffer

The singing man : adapted from a West African folktale, by Angela Shelf Medearis ; illustrated by Terea Shaffer

Label
The singing man : adapted from a West African folktale
Title
The singing man
Title remainder
adapted from a West African folktale
Statement of responsibility
by Angela Shelf Medearis ; illustrated by Terea Shaffer
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A couple's youngest son is forced to leave his West African village because he chooses music over the more practical occupations of his brothers, but years later he returns to show the wisdom of his choice
Summary
The youngest of three boys is forced to leave his Yoruba village because he chooses music over the more practical occupations of his brothers, but years later he returns to show the wisdom of his choice
Awards note
Coretta Scott King Honor, illustrator, 1995.
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095447
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 398.21
  • E
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ8.1.M468
LC item number
Si 1994
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 2
  • 3
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True
Target audience
juvenile
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adapted from a West African folktale
Label
The singing man : adapted from a West African folktale, by Angela Shelf Medearis ; illustrated by Terea Shaffer
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
78380
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780823411030
Lccn
93004219
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm28549378
  • (OCoLC)28549378
Label
The singing man : adapted from a West African folktale, by Angela Shelf Medearis ; illustrated by Terea Shaffer
Publication
Control code
78380
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780823411030
Lccn
93004219
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm28549378
  • (OCoLC)28549378

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