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Item details

  • ISBN: 0688040454
  • ISBN: 9780688040451
  • ISBN: 0688040462
  • ISBN: 9780688040468
  • ISBN: 9780688154813
  • ISBN: 0688154816
  • Physical Description: 32 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Books, ©1987.

Contents / Notes

General Note:
"Title calligraphy by John Stevens"--Title page verso.
Includes a note about the origin of the story and characters (introductory page).
Art techniques used:Vibrant full page illustrations in vivid colors. Rich tones created using colorful cross-hatching in pencil, combined with brushed on ink and watercolor.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music by Chris Kubie.
Participant or Performer:
Read by Robin Miles.
Summary, etc.:
Mufaro's two beautiful daughters, one bad-tempered, one kind and sweet, go before the king, who is choosing a wife.
Coretta Scott King Award, illustrator, 1988
Caldecott Honor Book, 1988
ALA Notable Book for Children, 1988
Subject: Sisters > Juvenile fiction.
Fathers and daughters > Juvenile fiction.
Kings and rulers > Juvenile fiction.
Conduct of life > Juvenile fiction.
Pride and vanity > Juvenile fiction.
Jealousy > Juvenile fiction.
Avarice > Juvenile fiction.
Magic > Juvenile fiction.
Fairy tales.
Zimbabwe > Juvenile fiction.
Africa > Juvenile fiction.
Cinderella (Legendary character) > Juvenile fiction.
Cinderella (Tale)
Fairy tales.
Africa > Fiction.
Fairy tales > New York (N.Y.) > 1987.
Fairy tales.
Caldecott Honor Book. 1988.
Genre: Compact discs.
Coretta Scott King Award (Illustrator) Winner > 1987.
Caldecott Medal Honor book > 1987.
Children's audiobooks.
Fairy tales > New York (N.Y.) > 1987.
Folk tales > 1992.
Dust jackets (Bindings) > 1987.
Fairy tales -- New York (N.Y.) -- 1987.

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