Jambo Means Hello: Swahili Alphabet Book

by Muriel Feelings
Illustrator Tom Feelings

Puffin | August 12, 1992 | Picture Books

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Muriel and Tom Feelings, author and illustrator of the Caldecott Honor Book, "Moja Means One: Swahili Counting Book, " have now collaborated on a companion volume - a Swahili alphabet book.

Format: Picture Books

Dimensions: 56 Pages, 10.24 × 8.27 × 0 in

Published: August 12, 1992

Publisher: Puffin

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0140546529

ISBN - 13: 9780140546521

Found in: African Languages
Appropriate for ages: 9 - 12

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Jambo Means Hello: Swahili Alphabet Book

Jambo Means Hello: Swahili Alphabet Book

by Muriel Feelings
Illustrator Tom Feelings

Format: Picture Books

Dimensions: 56 Pages, 10.24 × 8.27 × 0 in

Published: August 12, 1992

Publisher: Puffin

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0140546529

ISBN - 13: 9780140546521

From the Publisher

Muriel and Tom Feelings, author and illustrator of the Caldecott Honor Book, "Moja Means One: Swahili Counting Book, " have now collaborated on a companion volume - a Swahili alphabet book.

About the Author

Muriel L. Feelings was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on July 31, 1938. She received a bachelor's degree in art with minors in Spanish and education from California State University at Los Angeles. She worked as a teacher in Philadelphia, New York City, and Kampala, Uganda. She wrote several children's books including Zamani Goes to Market, Moja Means One: A Swahili Counting Book, which won the Randolph Caldecott Medal, and Jambo Means Hello: A Swahili Alphabet Book, which also won the Randolph Caldecott Medal. She died on September 29, 2011 at the age of 73.

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"The beautiful vision of African life in the text merely hints of the community breathtakingly captured in the illustrations. . . . The space has been filled with monumental figures that glorify the power and beauty of man".--Horn Book. Full color. Caldecott Honor Medal; ALA Notable Book

Appropriate for ages: 9 - 12

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