The village of round and square houses

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The village of Tos is like no other village in the world, for in this village the women live in round houses and the men live in square ones. The story of how this came to be is told from the point of view of a young girl who grew up there.Ann Grifalconi's bold, dynamic art and rhythmic storytelling recreate this world and make The Village of Round and Square Houses a perfect book for reading aloud.
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subject_facet Folklore -- Cameroon, Folklore -- Cameroon -- Juvenile literature
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title The village of round and square houses
title_display The village of round and square houses
title_full The Village of Round and Square Houses, The village of round and square houses / Ann Grifalconi
title_short The village of round and square houses
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