Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears [videorecording] : -- and more stories from Africa / a Weston Woods release ; Scholastic.

Contributor(s): Jones, James Earl | Weston Woods Studios | Scholastic Inc | New Video GroupMaterial type: FilmFilmLanguage: English, Spanish Series: Scholastic video collection: Publisher: New York, NY : New Video [distributor in the U.S.], c2004ISBN: 043972533X; 9780439725330Contained works: Aardema, Verna. Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears | Haley, Gail E. Story, a story | Aardeme, Verna. Who's in Rabbit's house | Grifalconi, Ann. Village of round and square houses | Mwenye Hadithi. Hot hippoSubject(s): Mosquitoes -- Juvenile films | Short stories, African -- Juvenile films | Rabbits -- Juvenile films | Animal housing -- Juvenile films | Folklore -- Cameroon -- Juvenile films | Hippopotamus -- Juvenile films | Folklore -- Africa, West -- Juvenile films | Children's filmsDDC classification: 791.45/75 LOC classification: PN1997.2 | .W49 2004
Contents:
Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears / Verna Aardema -- A story, a story / Gail E. Hailey -- Who's in Rabbit's house / Verna Aardema -- The village of round and square houses / [by Ann Grifalconi] -- Hot hippo / [by Mwenye Hadithi].
Production Credits: Illustrators, Leo Dillon, Diane Dillon.
Narrated by James Earl Jones.Summary: Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears: A tall tale sets off a chain of mishaps in the jungle. Will the jungle creatures ever get the story straight? A story, a story: Once, all the stories in the world belonged to Nyanme, the Sky God. He kept them in a box beside his throne. But Ananse, the Spider Man, wanted them, and caught three sly creatures to get them. Who's in Rabbit's house?: Rabbit has a problem: someone is inside her house and won't let her in. Can the leopard, rhino or elephant help Rabbit get in her house? Hot hippo: Relates why the hippopotamus lives in water.
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Special features: Spanish version of Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears; read along option for stories.

Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears / Verna Aardema -- A story, a story / Gail E. Hailey -- Who's in Rabbit's house / Verna Aardema -- The village of round and square houses / [by Ann Grifalconi] -- Hot hippo / [by Mwenye Hadithi].

Illustrators, Leo Dillon, Diane Dillon.

Narrated by James Earl Jones.

Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears: A tall tale sets off a chain of mishaps in the jungle. Will the jungle creatures ever get the story straight? A story, a story: Once, all the stories in the world belonged to Nyanme, the Sky God. He kept them in a box beside his throne. But Ananse, the Spider Man, wanted them, and caught three sly creatures to get them. Who's in Rabbit's house?: Rabbit has a problem: someone is inside her house and won't let her in. Can the leopard, rhino or elephant help Rabbit get in her house? Hot hippo: Relates why the hippopotamus lives in water.

MPAA rating: Not rated; recommended for ages 4 to 9.

DVD, region 1.

English and dubbed Spanish dialogue.

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