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The Resource The talking eggs : a folktale from the American South, retold by Robert D. San Souci ; pictures by Jerry Pinkney

The talking eggs : a folktale from the American South, retold by Robert D. San Souci ; pictures by Jerry Pinkney

Label
The talking eggs : a folktale from the American South
Title
The talking eggs
Title remainder
a folktale from the American South
Statement of responsibility
retold by Robert D. San Souci ; pictures by Jerry Pinkney
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A Southern folktale in which kind Blanche, following the instructions of an old witch, gains riches, while her greedy sister makes fun of the old woman and is duly rewarded
Summary
Creole folktale in which kind Blanche, following the instructions of an old witch, gains riches, while her greedy sister makes fun of the old woman and is duly rewarded
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1990
  • Colorado Children's Book Award, 1991.
  • Delaware Diamonds (book award), Primary (Grades K-2), 1994.
  • Georgia Children's Book Award for Picture Storybook, 1993.
  • Golden Sower Award (Nebraska), Grades K-3, 1992.
  • Virginia Readers' Choice Award for Primary School, 1993.
Awards note
Coretta Scott King honor book for illustrator, 1990.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
098047
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
398.2/1/0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 3.5
  • K-3
  • AD 940
Intended audience source
  • Follett Library Resources
  • Lexile
LC call number
PZ8.1.S227
LC item number
Tal 1989
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 3
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a folktale from the American South
Label
The talking eggs : a folktale from the American South, retold by Robert D. San Souci ; pictures by Jerry Pinkney
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
19112065
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
32 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780803706200
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
88033469 /AC
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (GPL)93AE2D2E6A0F11D48ABA00805F494C70
  • (IMchF)fol00094018
Label
The talking eggs : a folktale from the American South, retold by Robert D. San Souci ; pictures by Jerry Pinkney
Publication
Copyright
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
19112065
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
32 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780803706200
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
88033469 /AC
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (GPL)93AE2D2E6A0F11D48ABA00805F494C70
  • (IMchF)fol00094018

Library Locations

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