Seven spools of thread a Kwanzaa story by Angela Shelf Medearis

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Published by Albert Whitman in Morton Grove, Ill .

Written in English

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  • Ghana

Subjects:

  • Kwanzaa -- Fiction.,
  • Conduct of life -- Fiction.,
  • Brothers -- Fiction.,
  • Blacks -- Ghana -- Fiction.,
  • Ghana -- Fiction.

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When they are given the seemingly impossible task of turning thread into gold, the seven Ashanti brothers put aside their differences, learn to get along, and embody the principles of Kwanzaa. Includes information on Kwanzaa, West African cloth weaving, and instructions for making a belt.

Edition Notes

Book details

Statementby Angela Shelf Medearis ; illustrated by Daniel Minter.
GenreFiction.
ContributionsMinter, Daniel, ill.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7 .M51274 2000
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6775770M
ISBN 100807573159
LC Control Number00008101
OCLC/WorldCa43365775

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