Tales from Africa

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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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full_title tales from africa
author compiled by mary medlicott
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lastUpdate 2018-01-05 01:23:29AM

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auth_author2 Akintola, Ademola., Medlicott, Mary.
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display_description Includes nine stories based on folklore from various African countries and three original stories, representing the cultural diversity which exists in Africa.
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subject_facet Children's stories, African (English), Folklore -- Africa -- Juvenile literature, Short stories -- Juvenile literature, Tales -- Africa
title_display Tales from Africa
title_full Tales from Africa / compiled by Mary Medlicott ; illustrated by Ademola Akintola ; foreward by Vincent Magombe
title_short Tales from Africa
topic_facet Children's stories, African (English), Folklore, Short stories, Tales