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How night came from the sea: a story from Brazil

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Joy Street Books,
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1st ed.
A Brazilian story with African roots, this book tells how an ancient African sea goddess brought the gift of night to the land of daylight. This story evokes the beauty, rather than the terror, of the night, and is also about finding peace and hope in a new land.
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full_title how night came from the sea a story from brazil
author gerson mary joan
grouping_category book
lastUpdate 2018-02-20 04:19:32AM

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author Gerson, Mary-Joan.
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publishDate 1994
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subject_facet Brazil -- Fiction, Fairy tales, Night -- Fiction
title_display How night came from the sea : a story from Brazil
title_full How night came from the sea : a story from Brazil / retold by Mary-Joan Gerson ; pictures by Carla Golembe
title_short How night came from the sea :
title_sub a story from Brazil
topic_facet Fairy tales, Night