Ebele's Favourite A Book of African Games by Ifeoma Onyefulu


Ebele's Favourite A Book of African Games by Ifeoma Onyefulu

Ebele loves games, and she plays from morning to night in the village ama . When she hears that her cousin Ngony is coming to stay and she wants to play her favourite games, she finds herself wondering what her favourite game is! Ten traditional Nigerian children's games are described.


Outstanding photos Guardian As with all Onyefulu's books, there is great richness in simplicity. The idea and the image are made one Times Educational Supplement A simple and ingenious story ... The book will fascinate adults and children alike School Librarian

About the Author

Ifeoma Onyefulu was broughout up in a traditional village in Eastern Nigeria. Her highly acclaimed children's books are renowned for countering negative images of Africa by celebrating both its traditional village life and its urban life. A is for Africa, her first book, has become a classic title in the genre of cultural diversity and was praised by Publishers Weekly for its 'incisive view of her country's rich heritage'. Ifeoma has twice won the Children's Africana Book Award: Best Book for Young Children in the USA> Here Comes our Bride won the award in 2005 and Ikenna Goes to Nigeria in 2008. Ifeoma lives in London with her two sons. Find out more about Ifeoma's books at www.ifeomaonyefulu.com.

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32 pages
Interest Age: From 4


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Publication date

5th August 1999



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