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Lucky Grain of Corn

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5 out of 5
Based on 1 Ratings and 1 Reviews

Book Description
Soro's parent's give him a lucky grain of corn, but a bird steals it away. Soro runs after the bird, meeting many friendly animals and people along the way. When he finally catches up with the bird, Soro learns that magic is not always where we think it is. A beautiful, magical tale drawn from the richness of African culture and folklore, with rhythmic text and stunning, vibrant illustrations.
Book Information
PublisherMilet Publishing, Ltd.
BindingPaperback (12 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages24
Publication Date10/2000
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About Veronique Tadjo (Author) : Veronique Tadjo is a published author, editor, illustrator, and a translator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Veronique Tadjo include The Rights of a Child, Talking Drums: A Selec... more
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About Ahmed Al-Hamdi (Translator) : Ahmed Al-Hamdi is a published translator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Ahmed Al-Hamdi include Elmer's Colours (English-Arabic) (Elmer series), Elmer's Day (English-Arabic) (Elm... more
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