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Brer Rabbit: the great tug-o-war
by John Agard (more about John Agard) 263/162 illustrated by Korky Paul
Nature and Animals for ages 5 to 9 published by Red Fox
Available from:  Amazon.co.uk
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0/10 Sorry, I haven't had time to read this yet.
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Other books by John Agard include A Caribbean Dozen.
The publisher reckons...
A picture-book version of a Brer Rabbit story, with rhyming text. Brer Rabbit tricks the boastful pair, Rhino and Hippo, into a tug-of-war contest, which ends in a dead heat. The contestants take it all in good humour when they discover how they've been fooled.
And what do you think?
Vivian French, The Guardian
Brer Rabbit has never been so much fun. He's been waiting for years for this combination of bounding text and the exuberant, action-packed pictures; here you see him as he really is. You can tell it was written by someone who loves to play with words. And
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