Series title: Stories by Brother Barksdale
Author: Roland C. Barksdale-Hall
Illustrator: Bill Murray
Cleverly weaves together two African folk tales, Aesop’s fable about how a mouse repays a lion’s mercy by gnawing him free from a trap and the tale about how a monkey outsmarts a buzzard to avoid becoming his lunch.
Binding: casebound hardcover
Publication date: June 2010
JUVENILE FICTION : Fairy Tales & Folklore - Adaptations; JUVENILE FICTION : Fairy Tales & Folklore - African; JUVENILE FICTION : Animals - Jungle Animals.