Tales Of Insects by Pleasant DespainTales Of Insects by Pleasant Despain

Tales Of Insects

byPleasant DespainContribution byDon Bell

Paperback | July 1, 2016

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Insects have always been a part of the human existence. Whether they've annoyed us with buzzing, bites, or stings, or fascinated us with their complexities, we have noticed them enough to give them personalities and histories. These tales make us aware that insects exist for a purpose. Because these stories humanize insects, they can also show us our own foibles and strengths. Tales of tricksters and heroes, teachers and fools, come from countries all over the world, including: West Africa ("Why Ants Carry Heavy Loads"), Fiji ("Butterfly's Bet"), Mexico ("Grasshopper's Army"), and Jamaica ("Firefly Lights the Way").
Pleasant DeSpain Bio: Pleasant DeSpain has a most unusual but true name and an equally unusual but true profession - writer and storyteller. He travels the world collecting, researching, writing and retelling traditional tales from native cultures. Born in Colorado, he wrote his first original story at age eight. It was pub...
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Title:Tales Of InsectsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:80 pages, 7.6 × 5.11 × 0.23 inPublished:July 1, 2016Publisher:August HouseLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1941460402

ISBN - 13:9781941460405

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