Ayobami and the Names of the Animals (Hardcover)

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By Pilar Lopez Avila, Mar Azabal (Illustrator)
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Winner at The 2018 New York Times/New York Public Library Best Illustrated Children's Books

Ayobami is an African girl who dreams of going to school. After war comes to an end, she can finally return to the schoolhouse. But in order to do so, she has to take a dangerous path through the jungle. Armed only with a piece of paper and a worn-out pencil, she embarks on a hazardous journey to fulfil her unweaving desire to learn and write.
This is a tale about the importance of education, the difficulties that many children have to overcome to go to school, and the perseverance and enthusiasm of those who want to learn.

Guided Reading Level: N, Lexile Level: 550L

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Product Details
ISBN: 9788416733422
ISBN-10: 8416733422
Publisher: Cuento de Luz SL
Publication Date: April 2018
Pages: 30
Language: English