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The Resource Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears : a West African tale, retold by Verna Aardema ; pictures by Leo and Diane Dillon

Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears : a West African tale, retold by Verna Aardema ; pictures by Leo and Diane Dillon

Label
Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears : a West African tale
Title
Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears
Title remainder
a West African tale
Statement of responsibility
retold by Verna Aardema ; pictures by Leo and Diane Dillon
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Reveals the meaning of the mosquito's buzz
Awards note
  • Caldecott Honor, 1976.
  • Caldecott Medal, 1976
Dewey number
  • [398.2]
  • E
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
770
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • LG
  • 3-5
LC call number
PZ8.1.A213
LC item number
Wh
Literary form
non fiction
Reading level
  • 4.0
  • 4.2
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears : a West African tale, retold by Verna Aardema ; pictures by Leo and Diane Dillon
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
30 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780140549058
Isbn Type
(Puffin)
Lccn
74002886 /AC
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm01094805
  • (Sirsi) o01094805
  • (TMQ) o01094805
Label
Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears : a West African tale, retold by Verna Aardema ; pictures by Leo and Diane Dillon
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
30 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780140549058
Isbn Type
(Puffin)
Lccn
74002886 /AC
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm01094805
  • (Sirsi) o01094805
  • (TMQ) o01094805

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