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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
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
Cataloging source
DLC
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San Souci, Robert D
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Pinkney, Jerry
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  • Children
  • Conduct of life
  • Pride and vanity
  • Avarice
  • Cruelty
  • Poverty
  • Wealth
  • Magic
  • Animals
  • Folklore
  • Eggs
  • Folklore
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The talking eggs : a folktale from the American South, retold by Robert D. San Souci ; pictures by Jerry Pinkney
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • 1990 ALA Notable
  • 1990 Newbery/Caldecott honors
  • 1990 Coretta Scott King honorable mention/ill
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
18873666
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
32 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780803706200
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
88033469
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)1296231
Label
The talking eggs : a folktale from the American South, retold by Robert D. San Souci ; pictures by Jerry Pinkney
Publication
Note
  • 1990 ALA Notable
  • 1990 Newbery/Caldecott honors
  • 1990 Coretta Scott King honorable mention/ill
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
18873666
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
32 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780803706200
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
88033469
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)1296231

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