Why the Crab Has No Head by Barbara Knutson
  

Why the Crab Has No Head

Barbara Knutson

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Why the Crab Has No Head by Barbara Knutson

Nzambi Mpungu, creator of the earth and sky, has spent a long hard day making the Elephant. By nightfall, Nzambi still hasn't finished her next creation, the Crab, and she tells the little creature to return the following day for a fine head. That night, the proud Crab boasts about the promised head to all the other animals and ends up learning a hard lesson. This tale from the Bakongo people of Zaire, retold and illustrated by Barbara Knutson, will delight readers of all ages.

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eBook

Author

Barbara Knutson
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Publisher

Lerner Publishing Group Carolrhoda Books

Publication date

1st August 2009

ISBN

9780761357926



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