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The fire children: a West African folk tale

The fire children: a West African folk tale

Maddern, Eric, author; Lessac, Frané, artist

Why are some people black, some white and others yellow, pink or brown? This West African creation myth tells how the first spirit-people solve their loneliness using clay and fire - and fill the Earth with children of every colour under the sun

Book. English. Children's stories. Folklore. Early Years. Picture Books.
Published London: Frances Lincoln Children's Books, 2015
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Statement of responsibility: retold by Eric Maddern ; illustrated by Frané Lessac
ISBN: 184780652X, 9781847806529
Intended audience: Preschool.
Note: Originally published: 1993.
Physical Description: 25 unnumbered pages : chiefly illustrations (colour) ; 27 cm