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Author MacDonald, Margaret Read, 1940- author.

Title Party croc! : a folktale from Zimbabwe / retold by Margaret Read MacDonald ; illustrated by Derek Sullivan.

Publication Info. Chicago, Illinois : Albert Whitman & Company, [2015]
Location Call No. Status
 95th Street Juvenile Nonfiction  J 398.209 MAC    AVAILABLE
 Naper Blvd. Juvenile Nonfiction  J 398.209 MAC    AVAILABLE
 Nichols Juvenile Nonfiction  J 398.209 MAC    DUE 07-05-23
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Description 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 23 x 29 cm.
Note "This story was inspired by The Lion on the Path and Other African Stories by Hugh Tracey (London: Routledge and Kegan Paul, 1967." -- Verso.
Summary "In this retelling of a Shona folktale from Zimbabwe, a girl promises a crocodile he can come to a party in exchange for a favor, but since crocodiles aren't allowed in the village, she doesn't expect she'll have to keep the promise" -- Provided by publisher.
Study Program Accelerated Reader LG 1.9 0.5 183386
Note Accelerated Reader LG 1.9 0.5 183386
Subject Folklore -- Zimbabwe -- Juvenile literature.
Karanga (African people) -- Folklore.
Shona (African people) -- Folklore.
Crocodiles -- Folklore.
Added Author Sullivan, Derek, 1982- illustrator.
Tracey, Hugh. Lion on the Path and Other African Stories.
ISBN 9780807563205 (hardcover)
080756320X (hardcover)
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