Synopses & Reviews
A retelling of a traditional West African tale that reveals how the mosquito developed its annoying habit.
"In this Caldecott Medal winner, Mosquito tells a story that causes a jungle disaster. "Elegance has become the Dillons' hallmark. . . . Matching the art is Aardema's uniquely onomatopoeic text . . . An impressive showpiece."-Booklist
, starred review. Winner of Caldecott Medalin 1976 and the Brooklyn Art Books for Children Award in 1977.
From the Trade Paperback edition."