Tales from Africa

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Publisher:
Kingfisher,
Pub. Date:
2000.
Language:
English
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This anthology of stories and folktales from contemporary African writers captures the rich storytelling tradition of the continent. There"s a creation myth from Malawi, a family story from Morocco, and a magical tale from Nigeria, along with stories from Ghana, Angola, Botswana, Egypt, Sierra Leone, and Zimbabwe. The vivid, full-color illustrations by Nigerian artist Ademola Akintola bring each story to life.
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9780753452905
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subject_facetChildren's stories, African (English)
Folklore -- Africa -- Juvenile literature
Literature
Short stories -- Juvenile literature
Tales -- Africa
title_displayTales from Africa
title_fullTales from Africa / compiled by Mary Medlicott ; illustrated by Ademola Akintola ; foreward by Vincent Magombe
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Folklore
Short stories
Tales