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The Resource The tales of Uncle Remus : the adventures of Brer Rabbit, as told by Julius Lester ; illustrated by Jerry Pinkney

The tales of Uncle Remus : the adventures of Brer Rabbit, as told by Julius Lester ; illustrated by Jerry Pinkney

Label
The tales of Uncle Remus : the adventures of Brer Rabbit
Title
The tales of Uncle Remus
Title remainder
the adventures of Brer Rabbit
Statement of responsibility
as told by Julius Lester ; illustrated by Jerry Pinkney
Title variation
Adventures of Brer Rabbit
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A retelling of the traditional African-American tales in which Brer Rabbit uses his wit, humor, and wisdom to deal with friend and foe alike
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lester, Julius
Dewey number
[398.2]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Ages 8 up
LC call number
PZ8.1.L434
LC item number
Taj 2006
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1848-1908
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Pinkney, Jerry
  • Harris, Joel Chandler
Series statement
Puffin modern classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Tales
  • Animals
  • Folklore
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The tales of Uncle Remus : the adventures of Brer Rabbit, as told by Julius Lester ; illustrated by Jerry Pinkney
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
  • Brer Wolf tries to catch Brer Rabbit
  • Brer Rabbit finally gets beaten
  • Mr. Jack Sparrow meets his end
  • Brer Rabbit gets caught one more time
  • The death of Brer Wolf
  • Brer Fox and Brer Rabbit go hunting
  • Brer Rabbit tricks Brer Fox again
  • Brer Rabbit eats the butter
  • Brer Rabbit saves his meat
  • Brer Rabbit's children
  • How the animals came to Earth
  • The death of Brer Fox
  • Brer Rabbit and Brer Lion
  • Brer Rabbit takes care of Brer Tiger
  • Brer Lion meets the creature
  • The talking house
  • Brer Rabbit gets beaten again
  • Brer Rabbit tricks Brer Bear
  • The end of Brer Bear
  • Brer Fox gets tricked again
  • Brer Rabbit and the little girl
  • How Brer Fox and Brer Dog became enemies
  • Brer Rabbit goes back to Mr. Man's garden
  • Brer Possum hears the singing
  • Brer Rabbit's riddle
  • The moon in the pond
  • Why Brer Bear has no tail
  • Wiley Wolf and Riley Rabbit
  • Brer Rabbit gets the money
  • The cradle didn't rock
  • Brer Rabbit to the rescue
  • The noise in the woods
  • "Hold'im down, Brer Fox"
  • Brer Rabbit gets the meat again
  • Brer Rabbit and the mosquitoes
  • How Brer Rabbit became a scary monster
  • Brer Fox, Brer Rabbit, and King Deer's daughter
  • Brer Rabbit breaks up the party
  • Brer Rabbit outwits Mr. Man
  • Brer Wolf, Brer Fox, and the little rabbits
  • Brer Rabbit's luck
  • Brer Rabbit comes to dinner
  • Brer Rabbit and the Tar Baby
  • Brer Rabbit gets even
  • Brer Rabbit and Sister Cow
  • Brer Turtle, Brer Rabbit, and Brer Fox
Control code
ocn298671165
Dimensions
18 cm.
Edition
Puffin Modern Classics ed.
Extent
143 p.
Isbn
9780142407202
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009368651
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)298671165
Label
The tales of Uncle Remus : the adventures of Brer Rabbit, as told by Julius Lester ; illustrated by Jerry Pinkney
Publication
Contents
  • Brer Wolf tries to catch Brer Rabbit
  • Brer Rabbit finally gets beaten
  • Mr. Jack Sparrow meets his end
  • Brer Rabbit gets caught one more time
  • The death of Brer Wolf
  • Brer Fox and Brer Rabbit go hunting
  • Brer Rabbit tricks Brer Fox again
  • Brer Rabbit eats the butter
  • Brer Rabbit saves his meat
  • Brer Rabbit's children
  • How the animals came to Earth
  • The death of Brer Fox
  • Brer Rabbit and Brer Lion
  • Brer Rabbit takes care of Brer Tiger
  • Brer Lion meets the creature
  • The talking house
  • Brer Rabbit gets beaten again
  • Brer Rabbit tricks Brer Bear
  • The end of Brer Bear
  • Brer Fox gets tricked again
  • Brer Rabbit and the little girl
  • How Brer Fox and Brer Dog became enemies
  • Brer Rabbit goes back to Mr. Man's garden
  • Brer Possum hears the singing
  • Brer Rabbit's riddle
  • The moon in the pond
  • Why Brer Bear has no tail
  • Wiley Wolf and Riley Rabbit
  • Brer Rabbit gets the money
  • The cradle didn't rock
  • Brer Rabbit to the rescue
  • The noise in the woods
  • "Hold'im down, Brer Fox"
  • Brer Rabbit gets the meat again
  • Brer Rabbit and the mosquitoes
  • How Brer Rabbit became a scary monster
  • Brer Fox, Brer Rabbit, and King Deer's daughter
  • Brer Rabbit breaks up the party
  • Brer Rabbit outwits Mr. Man
  • Brer Wolf, Brer Fox, and the little rabbits
  • Brer Rabbit's luck
  • Brer Rabbit comes to dinner
  • Brer Rabbit and the Tar Baby
  • Brer Rabbit gets even
  • Brer Rabbit and Sister Cow
  • Brer Turtle, Brer Rabbit, and Brer Fox
Control code
ocn298671165
Dimensions
18 cm.
Edition
Puffin Modern Classics ed.
Extent
143 p.
Isbn
9780142407202
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009368651
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)298671165

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