Winners! BookviewPLUS: Why the Sun and the Moon Live in the Sky

Author: Elfinstone Dayrell

Illustrator: Blair  Lent

First Published: 1968

Genre: Folktale


  • African folktale - Folktales

Bookbrief: An African folktale tells how the sun and water once lived on earth as friends, but because the sun failed to build his house large enough, he and his wife, the moon, were driven into the sky when the water came to visit them.

Recommended Grade Group: PreK-Grade 2

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