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The Resource The tales of Uncle Remus : the adventures of Brer Rabbit, as told by Julius Lester ; illustrated by Jerry Pinkney

The tales of Uncle Remus : the adventures of Brer Rabbit, as told by Julius Lester ; illustrated by Jerry Pinkney

Label
The tales of Uncle Remus : the adventures of Brer Rabbit
Title
The tales of Uncle Remus
Title remainder
the adventures of Brer Rabbit
Statement of responsibility
as told by Julius Lester ; illustrated by Jerry Pinkney
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A retelling of the Afro-American tales about the adventures and misadventures of Brer Rabbit and his friends and enemies
Member of
Awards note
Coretta Scott King Honor, author, 1988.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lester, Julius
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Interest level
  • 3-5
  • 3-5
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Reading level
  • 4.2
  • 4.2
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Pinkney, Jerry
  • Juvenile Collection (Library of Congress)
Series statement
African American Folklore
Study program name
  • Reading Counts RC
  • Reading Counts
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Tales
  • African Americans
  • Animals
  • Folklore
  • African Americans
  • Tales
  • United States
  • Blacks
  • Folklore, Afro-American
  • Amimals
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The tales of Uncle Remus : the adventures of Brer Rabbit, as told by Julius Lester ; illustrated by Jerry Pinkney
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
How the animals came to Earth -- How Brer Fox and Brer Dog became enemies -- "Hold 'im down, Brer Fox" -- Brer Rabbit comes to dinner -- Brer Rabbit and the Tar Baby -- Brer Rabbit gets even -- Brer Rabbit and Sister Cow -- Brer Turtle, Brer Rabbit, and Brer Fox -- Brer Wolf tries to catch Brer Rabbit -- Brer Rabbit finally gets beaten -- Mr. Jack Sparrow meets his end -- Brer Rabbit gets caught one more time -- The death of Brer Wolf -- Brer Fox and Brer Rabbit go hunting -- Brer Rabbit tricks Brer Fox again -- Brer Rabbit eats the butter -- Brer Rabbit saves his meat -- Brer Rabbit's children -- The death of Brer Fox -- Brer Rabbit and Brer Lion -- Brer Rabbit takes care of Brer Tiger -- Brer Lion meets the creature -- The talking house -- Brer Rabbit gets beaten again -- Brer Rabbit tricks Brer Bear -- The end of Brer Bear -- Brer Fox gets tricked again -- Brer Rabbit and the little girl -- Brer Rabbit goes back to Mr. Man's garden -- Brer Possum hears the singing -- Brer Rabbit's riddle -- The moon in the pond -- Why Brer Bear has no tail -- Wiley Wolf and Riley Rabbit -- Brer Rabbit gets the money -- The cradle didn't rock -- Brer Rabbit to the rescue -- The noise in the woods -- Brer Rabbit gets the meat again -- Brer Rabbit gets in more trouble -- Brer Rabbit tells on Brer wolf -- Brer Rabbit and the mosquitoes -- How Brer Rabbit became a scary monster -- Brer Fox, Brer Rabbit, and King Deer's daughter -- Brer Rabbit breaks up the party -- Brer Rabbit outwits Mr. Man -- Brer Wolf, Brer Fox, and the little rabbits -- Brer Rabbit's luck
Control code
12554606
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxi, 151 pages
Isbn
9780803702721
Lccn
85020449
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
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Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)12554606
Label
The tales of Uncle Remus : the adventures of Brer Rabbit, as told by Julius Lester ; illustrated by Jerry Pinkney
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
How the animals came to Earth -- How Brer Fox and Brer Dog became enemies -- "Hold 'im down, Brer Fox" -- Brer Rabbit comes to dinner -- Brer Rabbit and the Tar Baby -- Brer Rabbit gets even -- Brer Rabbit and Sister Cow -- Brer Turtle, Brer Rabbit, and Brer Fox -- Brer Wolf tries to catch Brer Rabbit -- Brer Rabbit finally gets beaten -- Mr. Jack Sparrow meets his end -- Brer Rabbit gets caught one more time -- The death of Brer Wolf -- Brer Fox and Brer Rabbit go hunting -- Brer Rabbit tricks Brer Fox again -- Brer Rabbit eats the butter -- Brer Rabbit saves his meat -- Brer Rabbit's children -- The death of Brer Fox -- Brer Rabbit and Brer Lion -- Brer Rabbit takes care of Brer Tiger -- Brer Lion meets the creature -- The talking house -- Brer Rabbit gets beaten again -- Brer Rabbit tricks Brer Bear -- The end of Brer Bear -- Brer Fox gets tricked again -- Brer Rabbit and the little girl -- Brer Rabbit goes back to Mr. Man's garden -- Brer Possum hears the singing -- Brer Rabbit's riddle -- The moon in the pond -- Why Brer Bear has no tail -- Wiley Wolf and Riley Rabbit -- Brer Rabbit gets the money -- The cradle didn't rock -- Brer Rabbit to the rescue -- The noise in the woods -- Brer Rabbit gets the meat again -- Brer Rabbit gets in more trouble -- Brer Rabbit tells on Brer wolf -- Brer Rabbit and the mosquitoes -- How Brer Rabbit became a scary monster -- Brer Fox, Brer Rabbit, and King Deer's daughter -- Brer Rabbit breaks up the party -- Brer Rabbit outwits Mr. Man -- Brer Wolf, Brer Fox, and the little rabbits -- Brer Rabbit's luck
Control code
12554606
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxi, 151 pages
Isbn
9780803702721
Lccn
85020449
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
ad
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)12554606

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