Confessions of Anansi
$7.99

Confessions of Anansi

By David Brailsford
US$ 7.99
Book Description

This book expertly crafts fact with fiction and makes Anansi even more legendary by tracing his origin and migration from Africa to the Caribbean.

Table of Contents
  • Cover Page
  • Title Page
  • Copyright Page
  • Contents
  • The Confessions of Anansi
  • How I became a Spider
  • How my waist became slim
  • How Anansi tricked his father
  • Why Anansi lives in plantain trash
  • How I was tricked by Bredda Monkey
  • Why Tumble Bug rolls in the dung
  • Anansi’s grave
  • Cowitch and Mr. Foolman
  • When Anansi’s wife tried to leave him
  • The nine yam hills
  • Why Brer Dog sits and watches
  • When Anansi’s house was in a tree
  • The problem I had with Fire
  • Brer Anansi, Tiger and Rat
  • Brer Rooster tricks Anansi
  • How Green Lizard earned his stripes
  • Tiger’s bone hole
  • The sheepskin suit
  • The gungo peas
  • About the Author
  • About the Illustrator
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