Seeds of Change: Planting a Path to Peace by Jen Cullerton Johnson • Seeds of Change: Planting a Path to Peace brings to life the empowering story of Wangari Maathai, the first African woman, and environmentalist, to win a Nobel Peace Prize. Engaging narrative and vibrant images paint a robust... read more »
Jambo Means Hello: Swahili Alphabet Book by Muriel Feelings
• Introduces readers to the 24 letters of the Swahili alphabet.
• Selects one word for each letter of the alphabet that is used to show aspects of traditional east African life.
Head, Body, Legs: A Story from Liberia
• Traditional creation story from the Dan people of northeastern Liberia.
• Shows that more can be accomplished when we work together.
By Margy Knight & Mark Melnicove
• Dispels the common perception that Africa is a country by presenting the nations that are in Africa through children’s experiences in those countries.
• Lists basic facts and images of all the nations’ flags.