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Babu's Song

Average rating
4.2 out of 5
Based on 30 Ratings and 17 Reviews

Book Description
Bernardi lives with his grandfather, Babu, who supports them by making toys. Bernardi wishes he could go to school, but they can't afford it. When a tourist offers a handsome price for the music box Babu gave him as a present, Bernardi regretfully sells it, giving the money to Babu. Babu uses the money to pay for his grandson's school, and he starts working on a new music box. The book's sensitive... More
Book Information
PublisherLee & Low Books
BindingPaperback (5 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages32
ISBN-101600602754
ISBN-13978-1600602757
Publication Date03/30/2008
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About Stephanie Stuve-Bodeen (Author) : I've been an author of picture books for ten years. My first YA novel , The Compound, was released May 2008 and my second The Gardener came out June 2010. My latest picture book A Small Brown Dog Wit... more
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About Aaron Boyd (Illustrator) : Aaron Boyd is a published author and an illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Aaron Boyd include Babu's Song, Panda Goes to School, Daddy Goes to Work.
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4/2/2008 Holly Boker said: I loved this book! It is set in Tanzania but is a universal story.
tags: I recommend

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1/23/2008 Stephanie Bodeen tagged as: I wrote

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