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John Henry is stronger than ten men, and can dig through a mountain faster than a steam drill. Lester retells this African-American folk tale with humor, wit, and energy. Full-color illustrations.

Synopsis:

Illustrated in rich colors, Lester's folksy retelling of a popular African-American folk ballad has warmth, tall tale humor, and boundless energy. A Caldecott Honor Book.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780785718628
Author:
Lester, Julius
Author:
Pinkney, Jerry
Author:
Pinkney, Jerry
Publisher:
Turtleback Books
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Picturebooks
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore - Single Title
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore - Black American
Subject:
African Americans
Subject:
Folklore -- United States.
Subject:
Children s-General
Edition Description:
Turtleback Scho
Publication Date:
19991231
Binding:
LIBRARY BOUND
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
11.64x9.58x.35 in. 1.10 lbs.
Children's Book Type:
Picture / Wordless
Age Level:
04-08

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"Synopsis" by , Illustrated in rich colors, Lester's folksy retelling of a popular African-American folk ballad has warmth, tall tale humor, and boundless energy. A Caldecott Honor Book.
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