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The Resource Anansi the spider : a tale from the Ashanti, adapted and illustrated by Gerald McDermott

Anansi the spider : a tale from the Ashanti, adapted and illustrated by Gerald McDermott

Label
Anansi the spider : a tale from the Ashanti
Title
Anansi the spider
Title remainder
a tale from the Ashanti
Statement of responsibility
adapted and illustrated by Gerald McDermott
Creator
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In trying to determine which of his six sons to reward for saving his life, Anansi the Spider is responsible for placing the moon in the sky
Member of
Awards note
Caldecott Honor Book, 1973.
Cataloging source
AMK
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McDermott, Gerald
Credits note
Music composed by Harry D. Buch
Dewey number
398.209667
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
290
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
LG
Literary form
fiction
PerformerNote
Narrated by John J. Akar
Reading level
2.8
Series statement
An Owlet book
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ashanti (African people)
  • Anansi
  • Anansi (Legendary character)
  • JUVENILE FICTION / Fairy Tales & Folklore / Country & Ethnic
  • JUVENILE FICTION / Family / General (see also headings under Social Themes)
  • JUVENILE FICTION / Animals / Insects, Spiders, etc
  • Folklore
  • Anansi
  • Ashanti (African people)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Anansi the spider : a tale from the Ashanti, adapted and illustrated by Gerald McDermott
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Art techniques used: Color separation in 4 colors with the outline in ink
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm15876679
Dimensions
20 x 24 cm.
Extent
41 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780805003109
Lccn
76150028
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)15876679
System details
A Caldecott Honor Book
Label
Anansi the spider : a tale from the Ashanti, adapted and illustrated by Gerald McDermott
Publication
Copyright
Note
Art techniques used: Color separation in 4 colors with the outline in ink
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm15876679
Dimensions
20 x 24 cm.
Extent
41 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780805003109
Lccn
76150028
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)15876679
System details
A Caldecott Honor Book

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