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The Resource Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears : [a West Africa tale], by Verna Aardema, (sound recording)

Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears : [a West Africa tale], by Verna Aardema, (sound recording)

Label
Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears : [a West Africa tale]
Title
Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears
Title remainder
[a West Africa tale]
Statement of responsibility
by Verna Aardema
Title variation
Why mosquitoes buzz in peoples ears
Title variation remainder
a West African tale
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
West African legend of why the mosquito has a guilty conscience for all the trouble she caused by telling a lie
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Award
Caldecott Medal, 1976.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
084957
Cataloging source
CMI
Credits note
Music composed by Dr. Vaclav Kubica
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
770
Literary form
non fiction
Literary text for sound recordings
folktales
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 3
PerformerNote
Narrated by James Earl Jones
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a West African tale
Label
Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears : [a West Africa tale], by Verna Aardema, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Compact disc
  • Accompanying book illustrated by Leo & Diane Dillon
  • Book published: New York : Pied Piper Books, c1975
  • "Read A-long CD " ; to be used with book of the same title
  • Track 1: With page-turn signals. Track 2: Without page-turn signals
Accompanying material
1 book ([32] p. : col. ill.)
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
5044797
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc (ca. 10 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780140549058
Isbn Type
(book)
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
CD 199
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm50120825
  • (OCoLC)50120825
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears : [a West Africa tale], by Verna Aardema, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Compact disc
  • Accompanying book illustrated by Leo & Diane Dillon
  • Book published: New York : Pied Piper Books, c1975
  • "Read A-long CD " ; to be used with book of the same title
  • Track 1: With page-turn signals. Track 2: Without page-turn signals
Accompanying material
1 book ([32] p. : col. ill.)
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
5044797
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc (ca. 10 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780140549058
Isbn Type
(book)
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
CD 199
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm50120825
  • (OCoLC)50120825
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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