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1782858474
Book:The Mother of Monsters: a story from South Africa; Fran Parnell; illustrated by Sophie Fatus:2020 Book The Mother of Monsters: a story from South Africa; Fran Parnell; illustrated by Sophie Fatus
The Mother of Monsters: a story from South Africa; Fran Parnell; illustrated by Sophie Fatus
Author: Parnell, Fran
Author: Fatus, Sophie
Year: 2020
Language: English
Type: Book
Class Number: JY
Category: Fiction
Publisher: Barefoot Books, 2020
Physical or Electronic: Physical
ISBN: 9781782858478
Notes:
Originally published: 2011
Mischievous Ntombi, the chief's daughter, isn't at all afraid of the fearsome Ilulange River. But when she goes to swim there, she enrages the mother of monsters, with her gigantic head, bulging eyes and thick, slimy scales, causing more trouble than she could ever imagine.
Series: Monster stories
Extent: 48 pages, illustrations (colour), 21 cm, pbk
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