Thirty Six Tales From Africa S Gold Coast, Include Several Anansi Tales As Well As Stories About Many African Animals. 3.5 72 6 12 .. I read these to my husband at nights as we prepare to adopt a child from West Africa and want to have a solid foundation of their culture I did find that reading these can give you great insights into the culture I could only give it four stars, though in some ways I feel that the deduction of a star might be caused by cultural misunderstanding Many of the stories ended abruptly, making us wonder if we were missing something Also, sometimes the stor
Available for free in audio form on Librivox A decent collection of short folktales, many of them revolving around Anansi.I like how the weird morality of old folktales is so baffling to modern sensibilities Some of Anansi s tricks involve pushing a man into a hole filled with broken glass so he dies, pouring boiling water int
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- 232 pages
- West African Folk Tales
- William Henry Barker
- 19 April 2018 William Henry Barker