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Great Snake

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Great Snake

Stories from the Amazon

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Great Snake by Sean Taylor
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As the Rio Afua ferry twists its way along the Amazon, Sean Taylor breathes in not only stories from local people he meets, but also the rich smells, sights and sounds of the extraordinary landscape. From trickster jaguars and the slowest of sloths to spine-tingling giant serpents and white-suited river strangers, his retellings teem with legendary beings, vivid colours, down-to-earth comedy and the mysteries of the rainforest, revealing Amazon people's beliefs along with their way of life. Dramatic illustrations, together with notes and a glossary, combine to make this a very special collection, filling a gap in the market for collections from South America.

Author Biography

Sean Taylor is a children's author, storyteller and teacher with experience of creative writing teaching over three continents. He has a post-graduate diploma in Printing and Publishing from the London College of Printing. He divides his time between Bristol and Brazil. Fernando Vilela has illustrated numerous children's books, including Water Wisdom and Where I Belong, which both won the FNLIJ (Brazilian branch of IBBY) Highly Recommended Award in 2005.
Release date NZ
March 6th, 2008
Author
Contributor
Illustrated by Fernando Vilela
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Illustrations
illustrations
Imprint
Frances Lincoln Childrens Books
Pages
64
Dimensions
214x270x11
ISBN-13
9781845075293
Product ID
1667444

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