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Mrs. Chicken and the hungry crocodile

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Mrs. Chicken and the hungry crocodile

Paye, Won-Ldy.

New York : H. Holt, 2003.

[32] p. : col. ill. ; 26 cm.

When a crocodile captures Mrs. Chicken and takes her to an island to fatten her up, clever Mrs. Chicken claims that she can prove they are sisters and that, therefore, the crocodile shouldn't eat her.

Reading Level: 2.7

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ISBN:

0805070478

LC Call No:

PZ8.1.P24 Mr 2003

Dewey Class No:

398.2/089/9634 [E] 21

Author:

Paye, Won-Ldy.

Title:

Mrs. Chicken and the hungry crocodile / Won-Ldy Paye & Margaret H. Lippert ; illustrated by Julie Paschkis.

VaryingTitle:

Missus Chicken and the hungry crocodile

Edition:

1st ed.

Publisher:

New York : H. Holt, 2003.

Physical:

[32] p. : col. ill. ; 26 cm.

Notes:

"A version of this story was previously published in Why Leopard Has Spots: Dan Stories from Liberia by Won-Ldy Paye and Margaret H. Lippert, illustrated by Ashley Bryan, by Fulcrum Publishing, Inc., Golden, Colorado, 1998."

Summary:

When a crocodile captures Mrs. Chicken and takes her to an island to fatten her up, clever Mrs. Chicken claims that she can prove they are sisters and that, therefore, the crocodile shouldn't eat her.

Subject:

Dan (African people)--Folklore.

Subject:

Folklore--Liberia.

Subject:

Chickens--Folklore.

Subject:

Crocodiles--Folklore.

AE:PersName:

Lippert, Margaret H.

AE:PersName:

Paschkis, Julie, ill.

Link:

Publisher description

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