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The Adventures of Spider

West African Folktales
By Joyce Cooper Arkhurst (Trade Paperback, 1992)
Presents six tales about Spider, including those which explain how he got a thin waist and a bald head and why he lives in ceilings and dark corners.
  • Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
    • Format: Trade Paperback

    • Price: $9.00 US/$10.00 CAN

    • ISBN-13: 9780316051071

    • On Sale Date: 11/02/1992

    • Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

    • Imprint: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

    Formats Available: Trade Paperback, Trade Paperback, Trade Paperback

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Presents six tales about Spider, including those which explain how he got a thin waist and a bald head and why he lives in ceilings and dark corners.

Jerry Pinkney is one of the most heralded children's book illustrators of all time. He has the rare distinction of being the recipient of five Caldecott Honors and the winner of the 2010 Caldecott medal for The Lion and the Mouse, and has since created two companion picture books: The Tortoise & the Hare and The Grasshopper & the Ants. He has won the Coretta Scott King Award five times, the Coretta Scott King Honor four times, and has been nominated for the prestigious Hans Christian Anderson Award. He was also the first children's book illustrator elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. He lives with his wife, author Gloria Jean Pinkney, in Croton-on-Hudson, New York. The artist invites you to visit his website at jerrypinkneystudio.com.

Product Details

The Adventures of Spider
  • Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
  • Price: $9.00 US/$10.00 CAN
  • Pages: 58
  • ISBN-13: 9780316051071
  • On Sale Date: 11/02/1992
The Adventures of Spider