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Beat the Story-Drum, Pum-Pum

Beat the Story-Drum, Pum-Pum

ISBN: 9780689711077

Title: Beat the Story-Drum, Pum-Pum

Author: Ashley Bryan

KDL Description:


Five traditional Nigerian tales include “Hen and Frog,” “Why Bush Cow and Elephant are Bad Friends,” “The Husband Who Counted the Spoonfuls,” “Why Frog and Snake Never Play Together,” and “How Animals Got Their Tails.”

Amazon Description:

Here are five Nigerian folktales, retold in language as rhythmic as the beat of the story-drum, and illustrated with vibrant, evocative woodcuts.