Grannie and the Jumbie: a Caribbean tale

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Publisher:
Laura Geringer Books/HarperCollins Publishers,
Pub. Date:
2001.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
IL: LG - BL: 2.3 - AR Pts: 0.5
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Emanuel hear about ghost, spirit, and Jumbie once in a while.Emanuel, he say one day, "Why I should be scare dis way?"Emanuel is tired of being lectured by his grandmother. "Jumbie dis an' Jumbie dat, an't'row de salt over you left shoulder." He doesn't believe Grannie's old-fashioned superstitions -- until one day evil Jumbie pays him a visit!This brilliantly illustrated story captures the vibrancy of Caribbean folklore. Each piece of fabric is from the author's native St. Thomas and is infused with the island's cultural traditions.
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ISBN:
9780066236322
9780066236339
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Grouping Title grannie and the jumbie a caribbean tale
Grouping Author hurst margaret m
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subject_facet Blacks -- Caribbean Area -- Folklore, Folklore -- Caribbean Area
title_display Grannie and the Jumbie : a Caribbean tale
title_full Grannie and the Jumbie : a Caribbean tale / [written and illustrated] by Margaret M. Hurst
title_short Grannie and the Jumbie :
title_sub a Caribbean tale
topic_facet Blacks, Folklore