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Yatandou

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Book Description


Yatandou lives in a Mali village with her family and neighbors. And though she is only eight years old and would much rather play with her pet goat, she must sit with the women and pound millet kernels. To grind enough millet for one day?s food, the women must pound the kernels with their pounding sticks for three hours. It is hard work, especially when one is eight years old.

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Book Information
PublisherSleeping Bear Press
BindingHardcover (2 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages32
ISBN-101585362115
ISBN-13978-1585362110
Publication Date08/22/2007
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About Gloria Whelan (Author) : Gloria Whelan is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Gloria Whelan include Hannah, The Disappeared, The Disappeared, and Yuki and the One Tho... more
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About Peter Sylvada (Illustrator) : Peter Sylvada is a published author and an illustrator of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Peter Sylvada include How to Catch a Fish, Yatandou, Firefly Mountain... more
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