Mufaro's beautiful daughters : an African tale / John Steptoe.
By: Steptoe, John.
Contributor(s): Steptoe, John [ill] | Stevens, John [cll] | Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Books [pbl] | Juvenile Collection (Library of Congress).Material type: TextPublisher: New York : Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Books, c1987Edition: 1st ed.Description:  p. : col. ill. ; 29 cm.ISBN: 0688040454; 9780688040451; 0688040462 (lib. bdg.); 9780688040468 (lib. bdg.).Subject(s): Sisters -- Juvenile fiction | Fathers and daughters -- Juvenile fiction | Kings and rulers -- Juvenile fiction | Conduct of life -- Juvenile fiction | Pride and vanity -- Juvenile fiction | Jealousy -- Juvenile fiction | Avarice -- Juvenile fiction | Magic -- Juvenile fiction | Fairy tales | Zimbabwe -- Juvenile fiction | Africa -- Juvenile fiction | Imprints 20th century 1987Genre/Form: Compact discs.DDC classification: [E] LOC classification: PZ8.S585 | Mu 1987Awards: Coretta Scott King Award, illustrator, 1988. | Caldecott Honor Book, 1988.Summary: Mufaro's two beautiful daughters, one bad-tempered, one kind and sweet, go before the king, who is choosing a wife.
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"Title calligraphy by John Stevens"--T.p. verso.
Includes a note about the origin of the story and characters (introductory page).
Art techniques used:Vibrant full page illustrations in vivid colors. Rich tones created using colorful cross-hatching in pencil, combined with brushed on ink and watercolor.
Mufaro's two beautiful daughters, one bad-tempered, one kind and sweet, go before the king, who is choosing a wife.
Coretta Scott King Award, illustrator, 1988.
Caldecott Honor Book, 1988.