Beat the story-drum, pum-pum

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Atheneum, Jun 30, 1987 - Juvenile Fiction - 68 pages
3 Reviews
Hen and Frog -- Why Bush Cow and Elephant are bad friends -- The husband who counted the spoonfuls -- Why Frog and Snake never play together -- How animals got their tails.

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User Review  - AbigailAdams26 - LibraryThing

Acclaimed African-American children's author and artist Ashley Bryan - whose other folklore collections include The Ox of the Wonderful Horns and Other African Folktales and The Lion and the Ostrich ... Read full review

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I understood the significance of this book, but personally I was not a fan of it. This book includes a few chapters about African Folktale stories. Mainly, the stories consisted of animals who ... Read full review

Contents

Hen and Frog
3
The Husband Who Counted
30
How Animals Got Their Tails
53
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About the author (1987)

Ashley Bryan was born in Harlem and grew up in the Bronx. He was educated at the Cooper Union Art School and Columbia University, and went to Europe on a Fulbright scholarship to study art.

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