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CALDECOTT LITERATURE SERIES

Why Mosquitoes Buzz in People's Ears

  • Aired: 12/07/2010
  • 09:41
  • Rating: NR
A tall tale sets off a chain of mishaps through the jungle grapevine. Illustrated by Leo & Diane Dillon; text retold by Verna Aardema, 1976 Caldecott Medal Winner.
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A tale sets off a chain reaction. Illustrated by the Dillons; retold by Verna Aardema.
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