April is here and so begins the blogging from A to Z Challenge! For the whole month, I will be blogging and sharing with you a variety of wonderful picture books that have multicultural themes and backgrounds! Enjoy and Happy Reading!~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
A is for African Traditions in Ashanti to Zulu.
Author: Margaret Musgrove
Publisher: Puffin Books, July 15th, 1992
Topic/Themes: African Cultures and Traditons
Ages: 3 and up
Info about the book:
Artists Leo and Diane Dillon won their second consecutive Caldecott Medal for this stunning ABC of African culture.
This Caldecott Medal-winning book gives fascinating facts about African tribes and customs. The different tribes are listed in alphabetical order, and the illustrations are rich and beautiful.
Why I like this book:
This book brings back wonderful memories of my childhood. It was a family favorite to check out at the library. :) the illustrations are just amazing in detail and vibrance. Experience Africa and her many cultures as you flip through the pages from A to Z!