The singing snake

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Hyperion Books for Children,
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1st ed.
In this retelling of an Australian folktale, Old Man challenges the animals to enter a singing contest. Snake, knowing that his voice will never win, swallows Lark and tricks her into singing through his mouth. Snake's ruse is discovered when Lark scratches his throat and escapes. Full color. School Library Journal Best Books of the Year 1993.
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Grouping Title singing snake
Grouping Author czernecki stefan
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subject_facet Animals -- Folklore -- Juvenile literature, Folklore -- Australia -- Juvenile literature, Snakes -- Folklore -- Juvenile literature
title_display The singing snake
title_full The singing snake / story by Stefan Czernecki and Timothy Rhodes ; illustrated by Stefan Czernecki
title_short The singing snake
topic_facet Animals, Folklore, Snakes