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Khala Maninge: An African Fable--The Little Elephant That Cried A Lot

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5 out of 5
Based on 3 Ratings and 3 Reviews

Book Description
African fable (written in English) about a small elephant that starts off worrying about others animals' opinions of her appearance but earns universal respect by learning to give advice to others. Animals she advises or interacts with are named in various African languages: elephant (Zulu), owl (Xhosa), giraffe (Wolof), hippo (Swahili), baboon (Shona), hyena (Hausa). Pronunciation of names provi... More
Book Information
PublisherManingeMali Publishing
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages18
Publication Date05/20/2003
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About Ian C. MacMillan (Author) : Ian C. MacMillan is a published author of children's books. A published credit of Ian C. MacMillan is Khala Maninge: An African Fable--The Little Elephant That Cried A Lot.
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