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Sungura and Leopard

Barbara Knutson

Sungura and Leopard

a Swahili trickster tale

by Barbara Knutson

  • 380 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Little Brown in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa.
    • Subjects:
    • Folklore -- Africa,
    • Hares -- Folklore,
    • Leopards -- Folklore

    • About the Edition

      A small but clever hare and a fierce leopard agree to share a house, but as the hare"s family grows, he realizes that he must find a way to get rid of his bad-tempered neighbor.

      Edition Notes

      StatementBarbara Knutson.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ8.1.K728 Su 1993
      The Physical Object
      Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1727698M
      ISBN 100316500100
      LC Control Number92031905
      OCLC/WorldCa26719034

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Sungura And Leopard book. Read 5 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A small but clever hare and a fierce leopard agree to share a ho Sungura and Leopard: A Swahili Trickster Tale by Barbara Knutson and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at :// Sungura And Leopard: A Swahili Trickster Tale Paperback – Decem by Barbara Knutson (Author) › Visit Amazon's Barbara Knutson Page.

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Get this from a library. Sungura and Leopard: a Swahili trickster tale. [Barbara Knutson] -- A small but clever hare and a fierce leopard agree to share a house, but as the hare's family grows, he realizes that he must find a way to get rid of his bad-tempered :// Sungura and Leopard: A Swahili Trickster Tale Barbara Knutson, Author, Barbara Knutson, Illustrator Little Brown and Company $ (1p) ISBN More By and About This Author   One day in the bush, Leopard starts to build a home.

Little does he know that Sungura the hare is building the same hut. The animals decide to share the house. But when Sungura starts a family he grows fearful of having the ill-tempered Leopard so near his little ones.

This playful Swahili  › Shop › Kids' Books. Sungura—ancestor to Br'er Rabbit—is a trickster hare, a common figure in African folklore. Here, he frightens bad-tempered, dimwitted Leopard into vacating the hut they've uneasily shared by tricking his fierce neighbor into believing that hares eat leopard meat.

Knutson (How the Guinea Fowl Got Her Spots, ) brings to the text a storyteller's unhurried, colloquial phrasing, while her PreSchool-Grade 2-This lively retelling of an African folktale features fierce, ornery Leopard, who unwittingly builds a house along with the trickster hare, Sungura.

After a brief argument, the two agree to divide the residence in half. Sungura takes a wife and has many children, who disturb Leopard with their noise and  › Books › Children's Books › Fairy Tales, Folk Tales & Myths.

Sungura and Leopard: A Swahili Trickster Tale by Barbara Knutson (Oct ) BB Books Sungura na kizimba (Swahili) by Paula Raubenheimer, Worldreader and Translators Without Borders ( ) Kaka Sungura na Wenzake (Hadithi za WaAfrika Book 1) by Vennittah Mumelo ( )   Many kids are fascinated by fairy tales, folktales, tall tales, myths, ghost stories, and pourquoi stories from around the world.

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She was The cause was a rare autoimmune deficiency disease, colleagues ://   Celebrate the slyest trickster tales from around the world in a lavish volume that gives a well-loved story tradition its rightful due.

Enter (carefully) the world of the tricksters, those wily creatures who lie their way out of trouble, cheat when they get a chance, and devise elaborate tricks to get what they want - with delightfully unpredictable ://   into a book. Add flaps and fold-outs to hide the definitions/pictures if you wish.

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Some examples: Sungura and Leopard by Barbara Knutson A Story, A Story by Gail E. Haley It deserves a place on the African folktale shelves with Barbara Knutson's Sungura and Leopard (Little, Brown, ; o.p.) and Angela Shelf Medearis's Too Much Talk (Candlewick, )Pam Gosner, formerly at Maplewood Memorial Library, NJ School Library  › Shop › Books.

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From Anansi the Spider to B'rer Rabbit, trickster tales appear in cultures the world over. Knutson offers a less familiar trickster in the lovable Cuy the Hamster of Peru.

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Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million ://  The author’s specialty is writing multi-cultural folktales. Among her previous books are How the Guinea Fowl Got Her Spots: A Swahili Tale of Friendship, and Sungura and Leopard: A Swahili Trickster Tale, which won the Picture Book of Distinction Award from Hungry Mind ://A small but clever hare and a fierce leopard agree to share a house, but as the hare’s family grows, he realizes that he must find a way to get rid of his bad-tempered neighbor.

ISBN: Author: Knutson, BarbaraPublished:Little Brown & Co (Juv)Themes: cleverness, hare, leopard, outwitting, sharing, Swahili folkloreDescriptors: Africa, Folklore, [ ]