The Village that Vanished

The Village that Vanished

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Format
Paperback
Price
$7.99
 
  • Paperback
  • ISBN 9780142401903
  • 40 Pages
  • Puffin Books
  • 5-8 years

Overview

Young Abikanile and all of the villagers of Yao feel safe hidden deep within the African jungle. But word has come that the slavers are on their way! Abikanile looks to her mother and her grandmother for strength and guidance. These two brave women come up with a plan to fool the slavers and protect their tribe. But as the villagers retreat into the forest, Abikanile finds that she too has the courage to help her people stay safe and free.
The Village that Vanished

The Village that Vanished

Illustrator: Kadir Nelson

Awards

Jane Addams Peace Award – winner
NCSS-CBC Notable Children’s Book – winner
Notable Books for a Global Society Award – winner
Parents’ Choice Award – winner
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