Winners! BookviewPLUS: Why Mosquitoes Buzz in People's Ears

Author: Verna Aardema

Illustrator: Leo and Diane  Dillon

First Published: 1975

Genre: Legends and Folktales


  • Mosquitoes - Animal Kingdom
  • African - Folklore

Bookbrief: A retelling of a traditional West African tale that reveals how the mosquito developed its annoying habit

Recommended Grade Group: PreK-Grade 2

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