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When birds could talk & bats could sing

Virginia Hamilton

When birds could talk & bats could sing

The adventures of Bruh Sparrow, Sis Wren, and their friends

by Virginia Hamilton

  • 358 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Scholastic .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African Americans,
  • Folklore,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Southern States,
  • Tales

  • The Physical Object
    FormatUnknown Binding
    Number of Pages63
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9892571M
    ISBN 100590473735
    ISBN 109780590473736
    OCLC/WorldCa41169460

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The stories in When Birds Could Talk & Bats Could Sing were originally written down by Martha Young who wrote them in the so-called black dialect of the plantation era. It is impossible to tell now which stories she heard from African American's and which she wrote herself. These stories are written in the prose style called cante fable/5(5).

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The Adventures of Bruh Sparrow, Sis Wren, and Their Friends. The wonderful stories in this book are based on African American folktales told in the South during the Plantation Era.

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