Obatala's Daughter Discovers True Friends
Dr. Winmilawe (A) and Tewodross Merchishua (ILT)
List Price: $10.99 (Paperback - Yoruba / Friendship / Character - 2012)
Description: From the ancient stories of the West African Yoruba people comes the colorful children's picture book "Obatala's Daughter Discovers True Friends". Obatala encourages his daughter Kemi to look for friends with good character. She has an exciting journey in which she learns that being superficial can bring trouble. However, with clarity and courage Kemi finds joy at last. The plot, the images and even some Yoruba vocabulary will dazzle young and older readers alike! This is the second book in the internationally renowned 'Yoruba Orisa Children's Series'. The first book is "Shango's Son". (28 pgs) Ages 4-8
Ashay says, "What a great story for girls, as they learn about "true friendship" and the lesson about character. I like the Yoruba theme, vocabulary and the bright art illustrations too. Love this book. Dr. Winmilawe's, is an expert in African Studies she is creating a Yoruba Orisa Children's Series. Her other published book is Shango's Son. Buy her books today, must have for your classroom and library."
Product Dimensions: 8.5 x 8.5 inches
Shipping Weight: 4 ounces