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Anansi the Spider : A Tale from the Ashanti
Anansi the Spider A Tale from the Ashanti
Author: Gerald McDermott
Anansi the Spider is one of the great folk heroes of the world. He is a rogue, a mischief-maker, and a wise, lovable creature who triumphs over larger foes. — In this traditional Ashanti tale, Anansi sets out on a long, difficult journey. Threatened by Fish and Falcon, he is saved from terrible fates by his sons. But which of his sons should Anan...  more »
ISBN-13: 9780590473408
ISBN-10: 0590473409
Publication Date: 1993
Pages: 48
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Publisher: Scholastic, Inc
Book Type: Unknown Binding
Other Versions: Paperback, Hardcover
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Good story for kids on this legendary spider.
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This is a story about how the moon got in the sky involving Anansi and his six sons.
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My son loves this version of of Anansi the Spider A Tale from the Ashanti. Probably because the images are geometrical designs and very colorful. (He loves drawing, and he loves shapes.)

It is a great way to introduce little ones to one of the most well-known tales out of Africa, too!


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