Emeka's Gift

Emeka's Gift

by Ifeoma Onyefulu
     
 

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This is a concept book to teach and delight. As a young African boy travels to visit his grandmother, he passes through the village market, where he sees lots of things Granny would like? four brooms, five hats, six necklaces, seven musical instruments, and so on. Stunning photographs taken in Emeka's southern Nigerian village illustrate this heartwarming story. "A

Overview

This is a concept book to teach and delight. As a young African boy travels to visit his grandmother, he passes through the village market, where he sees lots of things Granny would like? four brooms, five hats, six necklaces, seven musical instruments, and so on. Stunning photographs taken in Emeka's southern Nigerian village illustrate this heartwarming story. "A wonderful multidimensional story with universal appeal."—School Library Journal

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780140565003
Publisher:
Penguin Young Readers Group
Publication date:
01/28/1999
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
32
Sales rank:
526,415
Product dimensions:
11.10(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.13(d)
Age Range:
3 - 7 Years

Meet the Author

Ifeoma Onyefulu (born 1959) is a Nigerian children's author and novelist. She is a member of the Igbo ethnic group of Nigeria, and a professional photographer. Most of her books are geared towards young children, and feature her own colorful photographs of life in Africa. Her works include, Emeka's Gift, Chidi Only Likes Blue, Ebele's Favorite, and A Is for Africa.

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