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What's the Hurry, Fox?

(2004)
And Other Animal Stories
A collection of stories by

 
 
Acclaimed anthropologist, folklorist, and novelist Zora Neale Hurston traveled the back roads of the rural South, collecting stories from men, women, and children in Florida, Alabama, Georgia, and Louisiana so that the spirit and richness of the oral storytelling tradition could be shared and preserved. What's the Hurry, Fox? is a sampling of stories from Every Tongue Got To Confess, Ms. Hurston's third volume of folktales collected from the Gulf statesin the 1930s. They have been carefully adapted and shaped by National Book -- and Coretta Scott King Award-winning author Joyce Carol Thomas to appeal to the sensibilities of young readers. Caldecott Honor -- and Coretta Scott King Award-winning artist Bryan Collier adds his unique vision with collages that capture the rich heritage and rural community setting of the stories that are Ms. Hurston's legacy to us.

Genre: Children's Fiction

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April 2004 : USA Hardback
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Title: What's the Hurry, Fox?: And Other Animal Stories
Author(s): Zora Neale Hurston, Joyce Carol Thomas
ISBN: 0-06-000643-9 / 978-0-06-000643-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins
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April 2004 : USA Library Binding
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Title: What's the Hurry, Fox?: And Other Animal Stories
Author(s): Zora Neale Hurston, Joyce Carol Thomas
ISBN: 0-06-000644-7 / 978-0-06-000644-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU