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Spiders in African Children's Stories
School Library Media Activities Monthly (2004)
  • Dorothy N. Bowen, Eastern Kentucky University

The first literature that many American children come into contact with consists of Mother Goose rhymes. One of the very familiar ones is "Little Miss Muffet."Little Miss Muffet sat on a tuffet, Eating her curds and whey;When along came a spider, who sat down beside her, And frightened Miss Muffetaway.

  • african children's stories
Publication Date
June, 2004
Citation Information
Dorothy N. Bowen. "Spiders in African Children's Stories" School Library Media Activities Monthly Vol. 20 Iss. 10 (2004)
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