Songs in the shade of the cashew and coconut trees : lullabies and nursery rhymes from West Africa and the Caribbean
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Paris : Didier Jeunesse, [2019].
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Central - Kids Nonfiction
J 782.42162 SOUSS

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Book
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1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 21 cm + 1 audio disc (4 3/4 in).
Language
English
ISBN
9782924774533, 2924774535

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DISC included.
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Songs about children playing in the schoolyard, sisters braiding each other's hair at the beach, and parents dancing late into the night mesh together thanks to the music. A wide array of styles--nursery rhymes from Gabon, lullabies from Cape Verde, and rumbas from the Congo--are performed in more than a dozen languages. Luminous artwork and homegrown instruments round off this wonderful celebration of history, language, and culture. Lyrics apShow Less eir original language and in English, along with notes on culture, a world map, and a code for song downloads and print-outs.

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APA Citation (style guide)

Soussana, N., Hoarau, J., & Gueyfier, J. (2019). Songs in the shade of the cashew and coconut trees: lullabies and nursery rhymes from West Africa and the Caribbean . Didier Jeunesse.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Soussana, Nathalie, Jean-Christophe. Hoarau and Judith. Gueyfier. 2019. Songs in the Shade of the Cashew and Coconut Trees: Lullabies and Nursery Rhymes From West Africa and the Caribbean. Paris: Didier Jeunesse.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Soussana, Nathalie, Jean-Christophe. Hoarau and Judith. Gueyfier. Songs in the Shade of the Cashew and Coconut Trees: Lullabies and Nursery Rhymes From West Africa and the Caribbean Paris: Didier Jeunesse, 2019.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Soussana, Nathalie., Jean-Christophe Hoarau, and Judith Gueyfier. Songs in the Shade of the Cashew and Coconut Trees: Lullabies and Nursery Rhymes From West Africa and the Caribbean Didier Jeunesse, 2019.

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