Tales from West Africa

Paperback | February 15, 2000

byMartin Bennett

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This lively collection comes from West Africa, a place 'where stories grow on trees'. Here are the famous tricksters: Hare, Tortoise, and the greatest of them all - Ananse the spider. The stories are full of larger-than-life characters and situations; and include the tale of how Ananse gothis thin waist, how Crocodile learnt his lesson, and how Monkey managed not to get eaten by Shark.

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This lively collection comes from West Africa, a place 'where stories grow on trees'. Here are the famous tricksters: Hare, Tortoise, and the greatest of them all - Ananse the spider. The stories are full of larger-than-life characters and situations; and include the tale of how Ananse gothis thin waist, how Crocodile learnt his lesso...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:112 pages, 7.8 × 5.08 × 0.31 inPublished:February 15, 2000Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0192750763

ISBN - 13:9780192750761

Appropriate for ages: 10 - 0

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