Why Mosquitoes Buzz In People's Ears by Verna Aardemasticker-burst

Why Mosquitoes Buzz In People's Ears

byVerna AardemaIllustratorLeo Dillon, Diane Dillon

Paperback | August 15, 1992

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"In this Caldecott Medal winner, Mosquito tells a story that causes a jungle disaster. "Elegance has become the Dillons' hallmark. . . . Matching the art is Aardema's uniquely onomatopoeic text . . . An impressive showpiece."
-Booklist, starred review.

Winner of Caldecott Medal in 1976 and the Brooklyn Art Books for Children Award in 1977.

About The Author

Verna Aardema published her first set of stories, Tales from the Story Hat, in 1960. They were so successful that  she continued to adapt traditional tales and folklore from distant cultures, (usually from Africa and Mexico) to expose young children to the vast variety of human expression. She's the author of over 30 children's books. ...
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Title:Why Mosquitoes Buzz In People's EarsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:32 pages, 10.56 × 8.56 × 0.13 inPublished:August 15, 1992Publisher:Penguin Young Readers Group

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0140549056

ISBN - 13:9780140549058

Appropriate for ages: 3 - 5

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In this Caldecott Medal winner, Mosquito tells a story that causes a jungle disaster. "Elegance has become the Dillons' hallmark. . . . Matching the art is Aardema's uniquely onomatopoeic text . . . An impressive showpiece".--Booklist, starred review. Full color

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"In this Caldecott Medal winner, Mosquito tells a story that causes a jungle disaster. "Elegance has become the Dillons' hallmark. . . . Matching the art is Aardema's uniquely onomatopoeic text . . . An impressive showpiece."
-Booklist, starred review.