Jambo Means Hello: Swahili Alphabet Book

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Muriel Feelings (A) and Tom Feelings (ILT)

List Price: $8.99 (Paperback - Alphabet / In Swahili - 1992)

Great Swahili Beginner Book 

Here is an introduction not only to the letters of the alphabet, but also to another language and culture. Each of the twenty-four letters (there are no q or x sounds in Swahili) is represented by a Swahili word, a clear phonetic pronunciation guide, and an explanation of how the word fits into traditional East African village life. Feelings uses a unique pen-and-tempura technique to create realistic, luminous grayscale illustrations.Caldecott Honor Medal; ALA Notable Book (56 pgs) Ages 4-8

Grade Level: 3 - Kindergarten
Lexile Measure: AD640L 
Product Dimensions: 8.5 x 0.2 x 10.6 inches
Shipping Weight: 7 ounces

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