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The Winged Cat
ean: 9780064434249, isbn: 0064434249,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 297 reviews
Merit is a servant girl in the temple of cat goddesses. In a rage, Waha, the High Priest, kills a sacred car, and Merit sees him do it.But when Merit reports the evil deed to Pharaoh, Waha denies that he is guilty>"Hear me!" says Pharaoh. "You must e...
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9781934133576, isbn: 1934133574,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 52 reviews
Imani is a young Maasi girl with a loving mother and a desire to do something great. When she decides she wants to touch the moon, she works hard to reach her goal, even in the face of teasing from the naysayers around her....
The Wild Beast
ean: 9781459815896, isbn: 1459815890,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 229 reviews
Inspired by a story told to the author while on safari in 2015, The Wild Beast describes the creation of one of Africa's most unusual animals, the wildebeest. According to oral tradition, the Creator built this unique beast out of leftover parts from...
A Pride of African Tales
ean: 9780060249298, isbn: 0060249293,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 245 reviews
This treasure trove of lavishly illustrated stories comes from different regions in Africa. In "Anansi," an uproarious story from Ghana, the tables are turned on lazy Anansi. "The Boy Who Wanted the Moon," set in the Congo, explains why there are mon...
Urashima and the Kingdom Beneath the Sea (Kodansha's Children's Bilingual Classics)
mpn: FBA-|306022, ean: 9784770021007, isbn: 4770021003,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 78 reviews
The brave young fisherman who visits the Kingdom Beneath the Sea in this magical legend is sometimes thought of as Japan's own Rip Van Winkle. The glowing colors and exotic patterns of Shiro Kasamatsu's illustrations, originally painted half a centur...
Sebgugugu the Glutton: A Bantu Tale from Rwanda
By Brand: Africa World Pr
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ean: 9780865433779, isbn: 0865433771,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 8 reviews
A retelling of a Bantu folktale provides a humorous look at humankind as it follows the antics of Sebgugugu, whose gluttony leads him into all sorts of difficulties....
Peach Boy And Other Japanese Children's Favorite Stories
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mpn: FBA-|289919, ean: 9784805309964, isbn: 4805309962,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 20 reviews
This colorfully illustrated multicultural children's book presents several Japanese fairy tales and other folk stories—providing insight into a rich oral culture. Welcome to a fantastic world populated by magical teakettles, long-nosed goblins, bra...
Ashley Bryan's African Tales, Uh-Huh
By Atheneum Books for Young Readers
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ean: 9780689820762, isbn: 0689820763,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 37 reviews
Come gather round, young and old, and hear these stories from Africa, retold and illustrated by the incomparable Ashley Bryan. The fourteen stories in this collection are some of his favorites, previously published in The Ox of the Wonderful Horns; B...
The Secret History of Mermaids
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mpn: FBA-|280189, ean: 9780763645151, isbn: 076364515X,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 27 reviews
From the loremaster who brought us THE SECRET HISTORY OF GIANTS comes an intriguing new chronicle revealing the mysterious ways of merfolk.Since ancient times, seafarers and coast-dwellers the world over have reported encounters with merpeople. Vario...
African Folktales: Exotic Stories from Africa for Children Around the World
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ean: 9781425935139, isbn: 1425935133,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 58 reviews
This children's storybook contains five African folktales. The first story explains How the Tortoise Got Its Rough Shell. The animals had a summit with the supreme being, Eke, in the sky. Greed and lack of altruism cost the Tortoise dearly, as he cra...
The Lonely Lioness and the Ostrich Chicks
By Brand: Knopf Books for Young Readers
ean: 9780679869344, isbn: 0679869344,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 208 reviews
Illustrated in full color. Beloved storyteller Verna Aardema is at her finest in this African animal tale, weaving charm and suspense with a delightfully satisfying resolution. Peering down from her treetop perch, a lonely lioness admires the noisily...
African Myths and Legends (Oxford Myths and Legends)
By Brand: Oxford University Press, USA
ean: 9781881526025, isbn: 0192741438,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 74 reviews
Drawn from all parts of Africa, the myths and legends of the African people demonstrate a fierce sense of justice, great powers of patience and endurance, and supreme ability as story-tellers....
Namasi, the shoe maker: How the Ndorobo are cleverer than the Masai (Volume 2)
By Brand: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
ean: 9781469934495, isbn: 1469934493,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 226 reviews
Namasi, the shoe maker, is an authentic Masai legend, written for children in English and in KiSwahili, a language widely spoken in East Africa. It tells the story of how the Ndorobo came to think that they are smarter than the Masai. The story is fo...
Anansi Finds a Fool
sku: GHT3757MNCF09142011H8759A, ean: 9780803711648, isbn: 0803711646,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 299 reviews
Lazy Ananse seeks to trick someone into doing the heavy work of laying his fish trap, but instead he is fooled into doing the job himself...
Too Much Talk: A West African Folktale
ean: 9781564023230, isbn: 1564023230,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 255 reviews
A brightly illustrated retelling of a folktale from Ghana concerns the fun that starts when everything starts talking, including the farmer's yams, the fisherman's fish, and the weaver's cloth....
Pulling the Lion's Tail
By Brand: Simon n Schuster Books for Young Readers
ean: 9780689803246, isbn: 0689803249,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 162 reviews
Promising that he will show her how to gain the affection of her new stepmother, Almaz's grandfather tells her to bring him a handful of hair from the tail of a lion, in a folktale set in Ethiopia....
Marriage of the Rain Goddess: A South African Myth
sku: VI-1569247749, ean: 9781569247747, isbn: 1569247749,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 91 reviews
Mbaba Mwana Waresa, the rain goddess who lives in a round hut of rainbow arches in the clouds, embarks on a quest for companionship among the mortals and puts the young cattle-herder who has captured her heart to the test to determine whether he can ...
The Hornbill and the Mongoose (Masai stories)
By CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
mpn: colour illustrations, ean: 9781492144007, isbn: 1492144002,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 134 reviews
The Hornbill and the Mongoose is an authentic Masai story, written for children in English and in KiSwahili, a language widely spoken in East Africa. It tells the story of a very special relationship between two different species of animals. The stor...
The Little Girl Who Didn't Want to Grow Up (Best Loved Tales for Africa)
ean: 9781770098190, isbn: 1770098194,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 16 reviews
Little Ayanda loves her father so dearly that when he disappears, she decides never to grow up. When her mother gets sick, she changes her mind and grows bigger to help her family, but unexpected trouble in the village tests just how big and brave Ay...
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