West African Trickster Tales

This lively collection comes from West Africa, a place where stories grow on trees Here are the famous tricksters Hare, Tortoise, and the greatest of them all Ananse the spider The stories are full of larger than life characters and situations, and include the tale of how Ananse got his thin waist, how Crocodile learnt his lesson, and how Monkey managed not to get eaThis lively collection comes from West Africa, a place where stories grow on trees Here are the famous tricksters Hare, Tortoise, and the greatest of them all Ananse the spider The stories are full of larger than life characters and situations, and include the tale of how Ananse got his thin waist, how Crocodile learnt his lesson, and how Monkey managed not to get eaten by Shark.
West African Trickster Tales This lively collection comes from West Africa a place where stories grow on trees Here are the famous tricksters Hare Tortoise and the greatest of them all Ananse the spider The stories are full of

  • Title: West African Trickster Tales
  • Author: Martin Bennett
  • ISBN: 9780192741721
  • Page: 214
  • Format: Paperback
  • 1 thought on “West African Trickster Tales”

    1. The story-telling is great, very vividly and imaginatively told; perfect material for reading at bed. Only thing is it preaches very sexist ideals about men and women that I do not agree with.

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