A promise to the sun an African story by Tololwa M. Mollel

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Published by Little, Brown in London .

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StatementTololwa M. Mollel ; illustrated by Beatriz Vidal.
ContributionsVidal, Beatriz.
The Physical Object
Pagination(32)p. :
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21269489M
ISBN 100316578134

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In return for his help, the sun extracted a promise from the bat that the bat was unable to fulfill. So since then, the bat has become a creature of the night, avoiding the sun's disappointed gaze. It's a beautifully illustrated book and is fun to read aloud. flag Like see review/5.

The sun agrees to bring rain in exchange for a promise that the birds will build him a nest, but when the rain comes, they are too busy celebrating to bother with their promise. It is only Bat who feels guilty, and she hides from the sun/5(3). a promise to the sun: mollel, tololwa: : Books.

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An African-born Canadian who made a splendid debut with his retelling of a Maasai tale (The Orphan Boy,ALA Notable Book) creates an appealing, apparently original pourquoi story: When drought withers the land, a bat joins the birds in seeking relief and is chosen as emissary.

A Promise to the Sun: An African Story Tololwa M. Mollel, Author, Beatriz Vidal, Illustrator Joy Street Books $ (1p) ISBN More By and About This Author. A Promise to the Sun has been translated into the South African language of Afrikaans. Mollel has adapted the book into a play, which will be published in an anthology by the Playwrights Press of Canada.

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