What We Read: East Africa

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My 5-year old son and I are studying geography and reading books from different countries. This week we're in East Africa.

For You Are a Kenyan ChildFor You Are a Kenyan Child
by Kelly Cunnane
Category: Kenya
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ElizabetiElizabeti's School
by Stephanie Stuve-Bodeen
Category: Tanzania

The Lonely Lioness and the Ostrich ChicksThe Lonely Lioness and the Ostrich Chicks
by Verna Aardema
Category: Kenya

WhoWho's in Rabbit's House?
by Verna Aardema
Category: Kenya

Bimwili and the Zimwi: A Tale from ZanzibarBimwili and the Zimwi: A Tale from Zanzibar
by Verna Aardema
Category: Zanzibar

How the Ostrich Got Its Long Neck: A Tale from the Akamba of KenyaHow the Ostrich Got Its Long Neck: A Tale from the Akamba of Kenya
by Verna Aardema
Category: Kenya
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Give Up, Gecko!Give Up, Gecko!
by Margaret Read MacDonald
Category: Uganda

Rabbit Makes a Monkey of LionRabbit Makes a Monkey of Lion
by Verna Aardema

The LionThe Lion's Share Qayb Libaax
by Said Salah Ahmed

Moja Means One: Swahili Counting BookMoja Means One: Swahili Counting Book
by Muriel Feelings

Jambo Means Hello: Swahili Alphabet BookJambo Means Hello: Swahili Alphabet Book
by Muriel Feelings
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Children Just Like MeEsta, from Tanzania
Tadesse, from Ethiopia:

Children Just Like Me
by Anabel Kindersley
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Around the World in 80 TalesThe Dancing Hyena
The Rabbit’s Friend
Dinner for All
White Pebbles:

Around the World in 80 Tales
by Saviour Pirotta
Category: Tanzania, Kenya, Somalia, Ethiopia
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