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M is for Marrakech

M is for Marrakech
M is for Marrakech

by Dr. Tamara PIzzoli, illustrated by Phil Howell

M is for Marrakech is a vibrant alphabet book that highlights cities around the globe in a fun and funky vintage poster inspired style. Short blurbs are provided for each fascinating place, providing readers with visually stimulating content that hopefully inspires them to find out more.

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March 1, 2015 at 5:25 am Leave a comment

F is for Fufu

Fufu
F is for Fufu: An Alphabet Book Based on The Ghanaian Goldilocks

by Dr. Tamara PIzzoli, illustrated by Phil Howell

F is for Fufu is an alphabet book by Dr. Tamara Pizzoli based on The Ghanaian Goldilocks. Explore the rich vocabulary found in the modern twist on the classic Goldilocks tale while also learning a few new Ghanaian terms.

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February 28, 2015 at 8:25 pm 2 comments

The Ghanaian Goldilocks

The Ghanaian Goldilocks
The Ghanaian Goldilocks Book, a Modern West African Tale

by Dr. Tamara PIzzoli, illustrated by Phil Howell

Set in Accra, Ghana, The Ghanaian Goldilocks is a modern twist on the classic Goldilocks fairytale. Like traditional kente cloth, West African culture and themes are woven seamlessly into the story of a boy with sun lightened hair named Kofi, better known to his friends and family as Goldilocks. Like the Goldilocks in the traditional tale, Kofi has been known to get into some trouble here and there, but it’s an unexpected visit to a neighbor’s house that teaches him a valuable lesson of a lifetime.

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February 27, 2015 at 8:25 pm Leave a comment


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