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Why the Sun and the Moon Live in the Sky
     

Why the Sun and the Moon Live in the Sky

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by Blair Lent (Illustrator), Elphinstone Dayrell
 

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Sun and his wife, the moon, lived on Earth and built a large house so that the water people could visit. But so many poured in that they were forced to move to the sky.

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Sun and his wife, the moon, lived on Earth and built a large house so that the water people could visit. But so many poured in that they were forced to move to the sky.

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"An African folktale is interpreted with originality and harmony." Booklist, ALA
Publishers Weekly - Publisher's Weekly
Striking primitive illustrations aid in the retelling of this African folktale about the consequences of an overwhelming visit from Water and his people. Ages 4-8. (Apr.)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780395539637
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date:
04/28/1990
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
32
Sales rank:
326,759
Product dimensions:
8.81(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.11(d)
Lexile:
570L (what's this?)
Age Range:
4 - 7 Years

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Why the Sun and the Moon Live in the Sky 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
EGHunter01 More than 1 year ago
*Lovely West African tale. *Enlightening. *Educational. *Informative. *Would be wonderful for read-aloud time or storybook time. *A nice bedtime tale. *An entertaining work of fiction for young learners and young readers.