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The Resource Anansi the spider : a tale from the Ashanti, adapted and illustrated by Gerald McDermott

Anansi the spider : a tale from the Ashanti, adapted and illustrated by Gerald McDermott

Label
Anansi the spider : a tale from the Ashanti
Title
Anansi the spider
Title remainder
a tale from the Ashanti
Statement of responsibility
adapted and illustrated by Gerald McDermott
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In trying to determine which of his six sons to reward for saving his life, Anansi the Spider is responsible for placing the moon in the sky
Awards note
  • Caldecott Honor Book, 1973.
  • Calecott Honor, 1973.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McDermott, Gerald
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
AD 290
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
LG
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
2.8
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • McDermott, Gerald
  • Holt, Rinehart, and Winston, inc
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Anansi (Legendary character)
  • Onyame (Akan deity)
  • Gods, African
  • Spiders
  • Brothers
  • Cooperation
  • Rescues
  • Ashanti (African people)
  • Ashanti (African people)
  • Anansi (Legendary character)
  • Folklore
  • Folklore, Ashanti
  • Anansi (Legendary character)
  • Ashanti
  • Ghana
  • Moon
  • Ashanti
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Anansi the spider : a tale from the Ashanti, adapted and illustrated by Gerald McDermott
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Art techniques used: Color separation in 4 colors with the outline in ink
  • "Anansi the spider is adapted from an animated film by Gerald McDermott produced by Landmark Production Incorporated."--T.p. verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm363991
Dimensions
20 x 24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
41 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780805003109
Lccn
76150028
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)363991
  • (Sirsi) a1573772
Label
Anansi the spider : a tale from the Ashanti, adapted and illustrated by Gerald McDermott
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Art techniques used: Color separation in 4 colors with the outline in ink
  • "Anansi the spider is adapted from an animated film by Gerald McDermott produced by Landmark Production Incorporated."--T.p. verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm363991
Dimensions
20 x 24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
41 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780805003109
Lccn
76150028
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)363991
  • (Sirsi) a1573772

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