Masai and I
Virginia Kroll (A) and Nancy Carpenter (ILT)
List Price: $7.99 (Paperback - East African / Friendship - 1997)
Description: A young African-American girl living in urban America feels a kinship with the East African people, the Masai, whom she is studying in school. She ponders her life and makes comparisons to theirs, pointing out similarities and differences in how everyday tasks are accomplished. (32 pgs) Ages 4-8.Ashay says, "I love stories like this because it helps kids see the similarities in themselves rather than the differences. And is it not true, we are all African people. Ashe. Must have for the library and classroom!"
Product Dimensions: 8 x 9.8 x 0.1 inches
Shipping Weight: 3.2 ounces