Synopses & Reviews
"The beautiful vision of African life in the text merely hints of the community breathtakingly captured in the illustrations. . . . The space has been filled with monumental figures that glorify the power and beauty of man".--Horn Book. Full color. Caldecott Honor Medal; ALA Notable Book.
A companion to the Caldecott Honor BookMoja Means One: Swahili Counting Book
Jambo Means Hellointroduces children to the Swahili alphabet with helpful pronunciation keys, while presenting East African culture and lifestyles through an easy-to-understand narrative and vivid illustrations.
A Caldecott Honor Book
* A lyrical song of Swahili life. School Library Journal, starred review"