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The Resource Aesop's fables, Beverley Naidoo ; illustrated by Piet Grobler

Aesop's fables, Beverley Naidoo ; illustrated by Piet Grobler

Label
Aesop's fables
Title
Aesop's fables
Statement of responsibility
Beverley Naidoo ; illustrated by Piet Grobler
Title variation
Aesops fables
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Here are 16 of Aesop's wise, witty and timeless fables, portrayed for the first time in an African setting. This is an exciting new interpretation of one of the world's great classics. This unique story collection is vividly illustrated by Beverley Naidoo's fellow South African Piet Grobler, an internationally acclaimed illustrator
Summary
Retells sixteen of Aesop's fables in an African setting
Writing style
Award
USBBY Outstanding International Book, 2012.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10034070
Cataloging source
AU@
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Naidoo, Beverley
Dewey number
  • 823.92
  • 398.2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
For primary school age
LC call number
PZ7.N1384
LC item number
Aes 2011
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
770
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 1
  • 4
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Grobler, Piet
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fables
  • Children's stories
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Aesop's fables, Beverley Naidoo ; illustrated by Piet Grobler
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • The cat and the mice
  • The monkey and the fishermen
  • The farmer and his children
  • The farmer and the jackal
  • The kudu at the waterhole
  • The tamboti and the reeds
  • The grasshopper and the ants
  • The lion and the mouse
  • The old lion
  • The eagle and the tortoise
  • The dog, the cock and the jackal
  • The mosquito and the lion
  • The rinkhals and the snake-eagle
  • The jackal and the klipspringer
  • The lion and the warthog
  • The donkey, the jackal and the lion
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9781847800077
Isbn Type
(hbk)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrated
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn706770809
  • (OCoLC)706770809
  • 216345
Label
Aesop's fables, Beverley Naidoo ; illustrated by Piet Grobler
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • The cat and the mice
  • The monkey and the fishermen
  • The farmer and his children
  • The farmer and the jackal
  • The kudu at the waterhole
  • The tamboti and the reeds
  • The grasshopper and the ants
  • The lion and the mouse
  • The old lion
  • The eagle and the tortoise
  • The dog, the cock and the jackal
  • The mosquito and the lion
  • The rinkhals and the snake-eagle
  • The jackal and the klipspringer
  • The lion and the warthog
  • The donkey, the jackal and the lion
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9781847800077
Isbn Type
(hbk)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrated
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn706770809
  • (OCoLC)706770809
  • 216345

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