Leopard's Drum, Bengali/English-Language Edition: An Asante Tale from West Africa

Leopard's Drum, Bengali/English-Language Edition: An Asante Tale from West Africa

by Jessica Souhami

Paperback(Bilingual Edition: Bengali & English)

$7.95

Overview

The Bengali/English dual language edition of The Leopard's Drum. Osebo, the leopard, has a magnificent drum, but he won't let anyone else have it - not even Nyame the Sky-God. So Nyame offers a big reward to the animal who will bring him the drum. This tale from West Africa features illustrations adapted from the author's own shadow puppets.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781845074203
Publisher: Frances Lincoln Children's Books
Publication date: 02/28/2006
Edition description: Bilingual Edition: Bengali & English
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 10.70(w) x 8.10(h) x 0.30(d)
Age Range: 3 - 7 Years

About the Author

Jessica Souhami studied at the Central School of Art and Design. In 1980 she formed Mme Souhami and Co, a travelling puppet company using colourful shadow puppets with a musical accompaniment and a storyteller. Her illustrations, like her puppets, use brilliant colour and bold shapes and her characters leap and swoop across the spreads. Her books for Frances Lincoln are Sausages!, In the Dark, Dark Wood, Baba Yaga and the Stolen Baby, Leopard's Drum, No Dinner!, Rama and the Demon King, The Famous Adventures of a Bird Brained Hen, The Little, Little House, Mrs McCool and the Giant Cuchulainn and King Pom and the Fox. Jessica lives in North London.

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