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The Resource The last tales of Uncle Remus, as told by Julius Lester ; illustrated by Jerry Pinkney

The last tales of Uncle Remus, as told by Julius Lester ; illustrated by Jerry Pinkney

Label
The last tales of Uncle Remus
Title
The last tales of Uncle Remus
Statement of responsibility
as told by Julius Lester ; illustrated by Jerry Pinkney
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Retells the final adventures and misadventures of Brer Rabbit and his friends and enemies
Summary
Retells the final adventures and misadventures of Brer Rabbit and his friends and enemies
Tone
Writing style
Award
Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 1994
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
093797
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1939-2018
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lester, Julius
Dewey number
398.2/08996073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Middle School
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
720
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 8
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Pinkney, Jerry
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Animals
  • Tales
  • Folklore
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The last tales of Uncle Remus, as told by Julius Lester ; illustrated by Jerry Pinkney
Instantiates
Publication
Note
On spine: 4
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Why the cricket has elbows on his legs -- Why the earth is mostly water -- The origin of the ocean -- Brer Rabbit and Miss Nancy -- The old king and the new king -- Brer Bear comes to the community -- The snake -- A ghost story -- Brer Bear exposes Brer Rabbit -- Brer Rabbit teaches Brer Bear to comb his hair -- Why Brer Possum has no hair on his tail -- Why Brer Possum loves peace -- The baby who loved pumpkins -- Impty-Umpty and the blacksmith -- The angry woman -- Brer Rabbit throws a party -- Why Brer Fox's legs are black -- How the witch was caught -- The man who almost married a witch -- Why dogs are tame -- How Tinktum Tidy recruited an army for the king -- Why guinea fowls are speckled -- Why the guineas stay awake -- Brer Fox and the white grapes -- Why the hawk likes to eat chickens -- The little boy and his dogs -- The man and the wild cattle -- "Cutta Cord-la" -- Why Brer Bull growls and grumbles -- Brer Rabbit, King Polecat, and the gingercakes -- The fool -- How Brer Lion lost his hair -- The man and the boots -- Why the goat has a short tail -- Brer Buzzard and Brer Crow -- The blacksmith and the devil -- Why chickens scratch in the dirt -- Brer Rabbit and Aunt Nancy -- The adventures of Simon and Susanna
Control code
000067032608
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 156 pages
Isbn
9780803713048
Lccn
93007531
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)27897377
Label
The last tales of Uncle Remus, as told by Julius Lester ; illustrated by Jerry Pinkney
Publication
Note
On spine: 4
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Why the cricket has elbows on his legs -- Why the earth is mostly water -- The origin of the ocean -- Brer Rabbit and Miss Nancy -- The old king and the new king -- Brer Bear comes to the community -- The snake -- A ghost story -- Brer Bear exposes Brer Rabbit -- Brer Rabbit teaches Brer Bear to comb his hair -- Why Brer Possum has no hair on his tail -- Why Brer Possum loves peace -- The baby who loved pumpkins -- Impty-Umpty and the blacksmith -- The angry woman -- Brer Rabbit throws a party -- Why Brer Fox's legs are black -- How the witch was caught -- The man who almost married a witch -- Why dogs are tame -- How Tinktum Tidy recruited an army for the king -- Why guinea fowls are speckled -- Why the guineas stay awake -- Brer Fox and the white grapes -- Why the hawk likes to eat chickens -- The little boy and his dogs -- The man and the wild cattle -- "Cutta Cord-la" -- Why Brer Bull growls and grumbles -- Brer Rabbit, King Polecat, and the gingercakes -- The fool -- How Brer Lion lost his hair -- The man and the boots -- Why the goat has a short tail -- Brer Buzzard and Brer Crow -- The blacksmith and the devil -- Why chickens scratch in the dirt -- Brer Rabbit and Aunt Nancy -- The adventures of Simon and Susanna
Control code
000067032608
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 156 pages
Isbn
9780803713048
Lccn
93007531
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)27897377

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