When birds could talk & bats could sing

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When birds could talk & bats could sing : the adventures of Bruh Sparrow, Sis Wren, and their friends

Hamilton, Virginia, 1936-2002.

New York : Blue Sky Press, 1996.

63 p. : col. ill. ; 32 cm.

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A collection of stories, featuring sparrows, jays, buzzards, and bats, based on those African American tales originally written down by Martha Young on her father's plantation in Alabama after the Civil War.

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ISBN:

978-0-590-47372-9

LC Call No:

PZ8.1.H154 St 1996

Dewey Class No:

398.24/528/08996073 20

Author:

Hamilton, Virginia, 1936-2002.

Title:

When birds could talk & bats could sing : the adventures of Bruh Sparrow, Sis Wren, and their friends / told by Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Barry Moser.

Publisher:

New York : Blue Sky Press, 1996.

Physical:

63 p. : col. ill. ; 32 cm.

Summary:

A collection of stories, featuring sparrows, jays, buzzards, and bats, based on those African American tales originally written down by Martha Young on her father's plantation in Alabama after the Civil War.

Subject:

African Americans--Folklore.

Subject:

Tales--Southern States.

Subject:

African Americans--Folklore.

Subject:

Folklore--Southern States.

Subject:

Birds--Folklore.

AE:PersName:

Moser, Barry, ill.

Link:

Contributor biographical information

Link:

Cover image

Link:

Author photo

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