The Resource Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears : a West African tale, retold by Verna Aardema ; pictures by Leo and Diane Dillon

Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears : a West African tale, retold by Verna Aardema ; pictures by Leo and Diane Dillon

Label
Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears : a West African tale
Title
Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears
Title remainder
a West African tale
Statement of responsibility
retold by Verna Aardema ; pictures by Leo and Diane Dillon
Creator
Contributor
Book designer
Book producer
Binder
Compositor
Illustrator
Publisher
Printer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A retelling of a traditional West African tale that reveals how the mosquito developed its annoying habit
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Aardema, Verna
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Interest level
LG
LC call number
  • PZ8.1.A213
  • .A213 Wh 1975
LC item number
Wh
Literary form
non fiction
Reading level
4.0
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Dial Press
  • Holyoke Lithograph Co
  • Rainbows Inc
  • Composing Room, Inc.
  • Economy Bookbinding Corporation
  • Dillon, Leo
  • Dillon, Diane
  • Wallerstein, Warren
  • Tehon, Atha
Study program name
Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Animals
  • Folklore
  • Blame
  • Jungle animals
  • Mosquitoes
  • Animals
  • Folklore
  • Ashanti (African people)
  • Animals
  • Ashanti (African people)
  • Blame
  • Folklore
  • Jungle animals
  • Mosquitoes
  • Africa, West
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears : a West African tale, retold by Verna Aardema ; pictures by Leo and Diane Dillon
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Art techniques used: Airbrushed watercolor, pastels and india ink applied in a stencil affect using vellum and frisket masks
  • "A Pied Piper book."
  • "Separations by Rainbows, Inc., composition by The Composing Room, Inc., binding by Economy Bookbinding Corp., production by Warren Wallerstein, design by Atha Tehon"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
[30] pages
Isbn
9780803760899
Lccn
74002886
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)01094805
  • (OCoLC)ocm01094805
Label
Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears : a West African tale, retold by Verna Aardema ; pictures by Leo and Diane Dillon
Link
Publication
Note
  • Art techniques used: Airbrushed watercolor, pastels and india ink applied in a stencil affect using vellum and frisket masks
  • "A Pied Piper book."
  • "Separations by Rainbows, Inc., composition by The Composing Room, Inc., binding by Economy Bookbinding Corp., production by Warren Wallerstein, design by Atha Tehon"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
[30] pages
Isbn
9780803760899
Lccn
74002886
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)01094805
  • (OCoLC)ocm01094805

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