Prime CUNNIE RABBIT, Mr. SPIDER and the OTHER BEEF - 51 African Tales and Stories: 51 West African Stories about Cunning Rabbit & Anansi SpiderAuthor Anon E Mouse –

Herein areillustrated African tales of Cunnie Rabbit, or Cunning Rabbit, Anansi the Trickster Spider and their mischievous antics they get up to with other animals in the West African JungleThestories are divided intosections These sections are not the usual well ordered and self explanatory sections you would expect Instead, they are arranged with typically African fashion and meaning They are When The Night Has Come With The Spirits Of The Wood A Back Yard Kitchen Evening On The Water A Purro Initiation The Burning Of The Farm Mammy Mamenah And Her Friends Children Of Nature An Afternoon In The Barreh Konah Turns Story Teller While The Birds Did Not Come A Harvest Home In Temne Land Northen Sierra Leone Konah Has A Wonderful DaySome of the stories interwoven into these sections are Mr Spider Wins A Wife,Goro, The Wonderful Wrestler,Mr Turtle Makes A Riding Horse Of Mr Leopard,Cunning Rabbit And His Well,Mr Chameleon Is Transformed Into A Boat, as well as many others which include your typical array of African forest animals like Mr Crocodile, Mr Elephan, Mr Pawpawtmus hippopotamus and manyBut, Cunnie Rabbit is not in fact a rabbit in the true sense Cunnie Rabbit is a small deer of the Duiker, or Dik Dik, variety of the family Cephalophinae of which there areextant speciesSo, no matter what time of year it is, pour yourself a hot toddy, pull up a comfortable chair, and sit back and be prepared to be entertained with this old fashioned book of African folklore gathered by Florence M Cronise and Henry W Ward from Sierra Leone over a hundred years ago% of the publishers profit from the sale of this book will be donated to Charities KEYWORDS TAGS Cunnie Rabbit, Mr Spider, Sierra Leone, West Africa, Temne People, Night Stories, Anansi the Spider, Folklore, fairy tales, myths, Legends, Wife, Spirits Of The Wood, Goro, Wonderful Wrestler, deer, duiker, dik dik, Clever Trader, Mr Turtle, Riding Horse, Mr Leopard, Back Yard, Kitchen, Well, Goats, Town, Evening, On The Water, Discover, Wax Girl, Mr Chameleon, Transform, Boat, Elephant, Pawpawtmus, hippopotamus, Purro Initiation, King, Fowls, Burning, Farm, Brush, Devils Farm, Pigeon, Mammy Mamenah, Friends, Stone with A Beard, Girl, Plaited, Devils Beard, Marry, Children Of Nature, Three Twins, Restored, Father To Life, Most Greedy, Create, Frightful Tornado, Fools, African Animals, Tit For Tat, Fatal, Prescriptions, Supply Of Meat, Afternoon, Barreh, Dancing Bird, Wicked, Old Man, Secrets, Konah, Story Teller, Magic Eggs, Toothache, small Waist, Powerful Witch Medicine, Trouble, Ghost Story, Harvest, Temne Land, Watch Pot, Origin, Axe, Wonderful Day, New Version, Eve And The Apple