My Painted House, My Friendly Chicken, and Me (Paperback)

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Full color photographs. "Hello, Stranger-Friend" begins Maya Angelou's story about Thandi, a South African Ndebele girl, her mischievous brother, her beloved chicken, and the astonishing mural art produced by the women of her tribe.With never-before-seen photographs of the very private Ndebele women and their paintings, this unique book shows the passing of traditions from parent to child and introduces young readers to a new culture through a new friend.

Praise For…

"A unique book that honors Africa by projecting images that are true and honors American children by giving them the very best." --School Library Journal (starred)  

Product Details
ISBN: 9780375825675
ISBN-10: 0375825673
Publisher: Crown Publishing Group (NY)
Publication Date: March 11th, 2003
Pages: 48
Language: English