Grandma and the Great Gourd

A Bengali Folk Tale

Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
Grandma and the Great Gourd
On her way to visit her daughter on the other side of the jungle, Grandma encounters a hungry fox, bear, and tiger, and although she convinces them to wait for her return trip, she still must find a way to outwit them all.

Publisher: New York : Roaring Brook Press, 2013
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9781596433786
Branch Call Number: J 398.2 D
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 24 cm.
Additional Contributors: Waters, Susy Pilgrim Illustrator


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Leaving home to visit her daughter on the other side of the jungle, a cunning grandmother must use her wits to escape the jaws of hungry jungle beasts. Vivid illustrations bring this classic tale to life.

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Grandma and the Great Gourd
Divakaruni, Chitra Banerjee, 1956-
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