Tales from West Africa
This lively collection comes from West Africa, a place 'where stories grow on trees'. Here are the famous tricksters: Hare, Tortoise, and the greatest of them all - Ananse the spider. The stories are full of larger-than-life characters and situations; and include the tale of how Ananse got his thin waist, how Crocodile learnt his lesson, and how Monkey managed not to get eaten by Shark.
- Paperback | 112 pages
- 127 x 193.04 x 10.16mm | 226.8g
- 30 Aug 2001
- Oxford University Press
- Oxford, United Kingdom
- black and white chapterhead illustrations