A Cryptozoologist’s Guide to Curious Creatures: Anansi the Talking Spider and Other Legendary Creatures of Africa, 1st Edition

  • Craig Boutland
  • Published By: Gareth Stevens Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1538227096
  • ISBN-13: 9781538227091
  • DDC: 398.2096
  • Grade Level Range: 4th Grade - 6th Grade
  • 32 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2019 | Published/Released February 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2019

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African culture, like many others around the world, is rich with tales of legendary animals and creatures. Readers of this captivating book will love learning about these fascinating stories, from that of Anansi, a cunning spider, to that of Grootslang, a creepy, cave-dwelling creature said to live in South Africa. The engaging stories are accompanied by colorful images and illuminating sidebars. Readers are taught to understand the meaning of legends but are also presented with information regarding the cultures these tales come from.<\P>

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Curious Creatures.
2: Anansi the Spider.
3: Grootslang Cave Monster.
4: The Mokele-Mbembe.
5: The Nandi Bear.
Further Information.