Moja Means One: Swahili Counting Book by Muriel FeelingsMoja Means One: Swahili Counting Book by Muriel Feelings

Moja Means One: Swahili Counting Book

byMuriel FeelingsIllustratorTom Feelings

Paperback | August 15, 1992

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A Caldecott Honor Book

Moja Means One
introduces children to counting in Swahili with helpful pronunciation keys, while presenting East African culture and lifestyles through an easy-to-understand narrative and vivid illustrations.  

“Magnificient, full-page drawings throb with the feeling of East African life.”—Child Study Association

Look for the Caldecott Honor Book and companion title: Jambo Means Hello: Swahili Alphabet Book
Muriel Feelings was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and attended California State College. She lived in Guyana, South America, and in East Africa, where she taught for two years. Upon her return to the United States she taught high-school art in Brooklyn, New York. Her award-winning books Moja Means One and Jambo Means Hello were b...
Title:Moja Means One: Swahili Counting BookFormat:PaperbackPublished:August 15, 1992Publisher:Penguin Young Readers Group

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0140546626

ISBN - 13:9780140546620

Appropriate for ages: 3 - 5


From Our Editors

Primarily a Swahili counting book, Moja Means One is also meant to be a gift of heritage, a glimpse of what is unique about East Africa".--School Library Journal. Full color