These books were written for the enjoyment of children, especially boys. Anansi teaches many moral lessons from which to learn, that can be applied to their daily living in which to deal with life's little dilemmas. This book is the ninth in a series of ten books. Anansi, a mischievous spider, finds himself constantly learning some of the life's most important lessons. This book includes stories of Anansi interacting with different Animals that are all animals of the Guyana Rain forest. It includes Anansi showing his very cunning side when he coaxed Tamandua to a meal of termite with an ulterior motive. Then his more human and gentler side as Anansi rescue Pig from the clutches of the snake. Then there is an honest side when he admits to learning life's lessons from Aripaima. These and other Anansi stories can be found in this book.