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African Tales Books Barefoot Books
African Tales Books Barefoot Books
African Tales Books Barefoot Books
African Tales Books Barefoot Books
African Tales Books Barefoot Books

African Tales

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African Tales: A Barefoot Collection By Rachel Griffin and Gcina Mhlophe.

Get swept away by 8 traditional tales from 8 different African nations retold by master storyteller Gcina Mhlophe, a well-known South African activist, actor, poet, playwright and director. Mhlophe 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.

The stories 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 keen insight and Rachel Griffin's delicate embroidered illustrations, this anthology is truly one-of-a-kind.

96 page paperback

Ages 8 and up


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