Seven Spools of Thread: A Kwanzaa Story

Seven Spools of Thread: A Kwanzaa Story

by Angela Shelf Medearis, Daniel Minter
     
 

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In an African village live seven brothers who make life miserable with their constant fighting. When their father dies, he leaves an unusual will: by sundown, the brothers must make gold out of seven spools of thread or they will be turned out as beggars.  See more details below

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In an African village live seven brothers who make life miserable with their constant fighting. When their father dies, he leaves an unusual will: by sundown, the brothers must make gold out of seven spools of thread or they will be turned out as beggars.

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A rare combination of superior storytelling and striking artwork elevates this wonderful account of Kwanzaa's principles. Daniel Mintner's painted woodcuts -- sparkling silhouettes, attractively composed -- capture the energy of Angela Shelf Medearis' magical, original folktale.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780807573167
Publisher:
Whitman, Albert & Company
Publication date:
09/01/2000
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
40
Sales rank:
297,528
Product dimensions:
7.98(w) x 9.96(h) x 0.13(d)
Age Range:
7 - 10 Years

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