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sku: 502502553, ean: 9780823411153, isbn: 082341115X,
In a richly illustrated tale with a Middle East setting, a beautiful and wise princess tests her three suitors by sending them into the world to bring back to her the rarest thing that they find.Used Book in Good Condition. ...
The Legend of the Persian Carpet
ean: 9780399224157, isbn: 0399224157,
When King Balash's precious diamond is stolen, the grief-stricken king can no longer rule, and the country falls into chaos, until a clever young boy comes up with a scheme to bring the jewel's radiance back into the palace....
I Am the Mummy Heb-Nefert
ean: 9780152024642, isbn: 0152024646,
Clad in flowing linen robes, adorned with jewels, pampered by servants, Heb-Nefert led a life of leisure and joy with her royal husband on the banks of the Nile. Now she lies, a mummy, encased in glass in a museum, and recalls the days of long ago. â...
Chee-Lin: A Giraffe's Journey
ean: 9780618717200, isbn: 061871720X,
Eighty years before Columbus, China sent ships to explore the world.The Chinese discovered many marvelous things, but one discovery stood out above the others: the chee-lin.This chee-lin was just a giraffe, but to the Chinese it was an omen of good f...
A Baobab is Big
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mpn: Illustrated, ean: 9781868729463, isbn: 186872946X,
Once again author and illustrator Jacqui Taylor has drawn inspiration from the animals, plants and images of Africa for this delightful book of verse. Children will love the bright colors, textures and detail in her illustrations, which are factual r...
Anansiâ€™s Narrow Waist: A Tale from Ghana
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ean: 9781455622160, isbn: 1455622168,
The greedy spider gets whatâ€™s coming!Long ago, all spiders were as round as the sunâ€”and Anansi was the roundest of all. Anansi was very clever, but he was also very lazy, and he loved to eat. One day, hungry Anansi travels from village to village...
The Story of Lightning and Thunder
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ean: 9780689318368, isbn: 0689318367,
Based on a Nigerian folktale, this story explains how a young ram named Lightning created so much havoc with his horns that the King was forced to banish him and his mother, Thunder, to the heavens.Used Book in Good Condition. ...
The Spider Weaver: A Legend of Kente Cloth
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mpn: colour illustrations, ean: 9781627200608, isbn: 1627200606,
The story in this book is widely known among the weavers in Ghana and dates back to the mid-seventeenth century during the time of King Oti Akenten. Today, kente cloth is worn all over the world, but most often by heads of state in different African ...
The 3 Little Dassies
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mpn: 9780399254994, ean: 9780399254994, isbn: 0399254994,
The Three Little Pigs with a twist! In the tradition of her bestseller The Three Snow Bears, Jan Brett finds inspiration for her version of a familiar story in Namibia, where red rock mountains and vivid blue skies are home to appealing little dassie...
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mpn: FBA-|290376, ean: 9780399247729, isbn: 0399247726,
Caldecott Honor winner Rachel Isadora?s gorgeous collages breathe new life into this classic tale, capturing Rapunzel?s striking beauty and the lush African setting?a new home for this story?with wonderful details such as Rapunzel?s long dreadlocks a...
One-Hundred-and-One African-American Read-Aloud Stories
ean: 9781579120399, isbn: 1579120393,
The newest volume in the popular Read-Aloud series, this engaging collection features the best African-American short stories and excerpts to read to children in under ten minutes. The diverse tales, selected for their rich histories, spiritual writi...
The Ugly Duckling (Best Loved Tales for Africa)
ean: 9781770098237, isbn: 1770098232,
One duckling stands out from all the rest. Teased for his different appearance and feeling unwanted, the duckling runs away and sets off on a long and lonely journey to discover acceptance and how special he really is. A retelling of a beloved childr...
Beautiful Blackbird (Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award Winner)
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mpn: 9780689847318, ean: 9780689847318, isbn: 0689847319,
Black is beautiful, uh-huh! Long ago, Blackbird was voted the most beautiful bird in the forest. The other birds, who were colored red, yellow, blue, and green, were so envious that they begged Blackbird to paint their feathers with a touch of black...
Mufaro's Beautiful Daughters (Reading Rainbow Books)
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mpn: 9780688040451, ean: 9780688040451, isbn: 0688040454,
A Caldecott Honor and Reading Rainbow book, this memorable retelling of Cinderella is perfect for introducing children to the fairy tale as well as the history, culture, and geography of the African nation of Zimbabwe.Inspired by a traditional Africa...
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ean: 9781481435185, isbn: 1481435183,
From Ezra Jack Keats 2015 New Illustrator Honor recipient Evan Turk comes his debut work as author-illustrator: an original folktale that celebrates the power of stories and storytelling.Long, long ago, like a pearl around a grain of sand, the Kingdo...
Sundiata: A Legend of Africa
ean: 9781561633326, isbn: 1561633321,
A retelling in comic strip form of the African epic in which an ugly, crippled child grows up to become the liberator and founder of the great empire of old Mali.Used Book in Good Condition. ...
The Little Red Hen (Best Loved Tales for Africa)
ean: 9781770098213, isbn: 1770098216,
Little Red Hen is feeling peckish and decides to make bread; she asks her friends for help but they all refuse. Will she have to do everything by herself? Engaging and beautifully illustrated, this story teaches children the importance of lending a h...
The Three Billy Goats Gruff (Best Loved Tales for Africa)
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mpn: colour illustrations, ean: 9781770097650, isbn: 1770097651,
Three hungry goats roam the South African landscape where, just across the bridge, there is a koppieÂ—a small hill in the midst of the landÂ—that is covered in sweet, green grassÂ andÂ would be delicious to eat. Theyâ€™re too afraid of the fierce mon...
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