The Pot of Wisdom

The Pot of Wisdom

Ananse Stories

Book - 2001
Average Rating:
Rate this:
Baker & Taylor
A collection of folktales from Ghana centers around the invincible trickster spider known as Ananse, whose cleverness helps him outwit many enemies.

Perseus Publishing
One of the major figures in African folklore is the round-bellied trickster-spider Ananse, who outwits enemies large and small. With The Pot of Wisdom, a wider audience can enjoy these delightful tales. Adwoa Badoe’s witty retellings and Baba Wague Diakite’s colorful images bring Ananse and his amusing ? and instructive ? adventures to life.

& Taylor

A richly textured collection of African folktales centers around the invincible trickster-spider known as Ananse, whose cleverness helps him to outwit many enemies.

Publisher: Toronto : Douglas & McIntyre, c2001
Description: 63 p. : col. ill. ; 27 cm
ISBN: 9780888994295
Branch Call Number: j398.2 Win Bad
Additional Contributors: Diakité, Baba Wagué,


From the critics

Community Activity


Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.

Age Suitability

Add Age Suitability

There are no age suitabilities for this title yet.


Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.


Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.


Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Subject Headings


Find it at BPL

To Top