Educational Picture Chapter Book - AFRICAN TALES

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The Barefoot Children's Book series takes a look at culture from around this vast World we live in. These books are lavishly illustrated, and full of stories, descriptions and information to satisfy the most inquisitive child, and answer their many questions! 

Get swept away by 8 traditional AFRICAN TALES from 8 different African nations retold by master storyteller Gcina Mhlophe, a well-known South African activist, actor, poet, playwright and director. The author provides a fascinating, fact-filled introduction to each story about the country it comes from to boost young readers' reading comprehension, global awareness and geography knowledge. Other titles sold separately.

AFRICAN TALES include: - Nolwandle, Girl of the Waves (Namibia) - Makhosi and the Magic Horns (Malawi) - Masilo and Masilonyana (Lesotho) - The Great Hunter (Swaziland) - Sea Wind (Senegal) - Ananse and the Impossible Quest (Ghana) - The Story of the Wise Mother (Sudan) - Everything Changes, Everything Passes (Ethiopia). With the author's engaging style, and illustrator Rachel Griffin's delicate embroidered illustrations, this anthology is truly one-of-a-kind.

Ages 8 and up. 96pages. Softcover with heavy grade front and back flaps. Barefoot Books. Step Inside A Story.