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By Eric A. Kimmel, Janet Stevens (Illustrator)
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A spider tricks other animals into thinking a melon can talk.

About the Author

Eric A. Kimmel, has written, retold, and adapted a number of stories from around the world, including two other Anansi titles, Anansi and the Moss-Covered Rock and Anansi Goes Fishing. The Anansi tales are originally from West Africa but are also familiar in Caribbean culture, where Anansi is a beloved folklore character. Professor of Education at Portland State University, Dr. Kimmel and his wife, Doris, live in Portland, Oregon. Janet Stevens has written and/or illustrated many popular books, including Coyote Steals the Blanket: A Ute Tale. She lives in Boulder, Colorado.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780823411672
ISBN-10: 0823411672
Publisher: Holiday House
Publication Date: January 1st, 1994
Pages: 32
Language: English