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Bookset: African Folktale Series (10 books)

Age Range: 7 – 12 years

In these beautifully illustrated, collectable library of easy-to-read traditional folktales with their moral lessons, test questions, and activities for the young ones, classic African stories are brought magically to reality. The stories in the African Folktale Series (AFS) are filled with moral lessons that have been handed down from many generations to the present in many African countries from Ghana, Nigeria, Cameroons, Liberia, the Gambia, Kenya, Ethiopia, Tanzania to Zimbabwe. The traditional African elders who inhabited an ancient continent brimming with wisdom successfully utilized these folktales to socialize their youngsters to the moral requirements of their society to insure order, security and growth.

The titles in this set are:

  1. The Evil King Who Destroyed Himself (A Nigerian Folktale)
  2. Ananse And Friends at the Village of Plenty and Another Tale from Africa
  3. The Boy Who Cut Off the Elephant’s Tail (A Ghanaian Folktale)
  4. Ananse Finally Meets His Match and Another Tale from Africa
  5. God’s Challenge to Wise People (A Ghanaian Folktale)
  6. Ananse Challenges the Powerful King (A Ghanaian Folktale)
  7. Animals in the Midst of Famine (A Nigerian Folktale)
  8. The Price of Jealousy – Version One (A Nigerian Folktale)
  9. The Fate of the Deceitful Tortoise
  10. The Princess Who Married the Evil Spirit
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Folktale Book Set (5 books)

Including one comic.

A client remarked: “Can you believe my girl had never heard of these Ananse stories before [reading the set I bought from you?]”

Don’t let your children miss this important Ghanaian heritage.

Books in this set (5 books – may vary due to availability of titles)

Ananse and the Sticky Gum (comic)

Ananse’s Justice

Why The Dog Has a Hollow Stomach

Ananse and the Pot of Wisdom

The Contest and Other Spiderman Tales

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The Contest and Other Spiderman Tales

Age Range: 7 – 12 years

For hundreds of years, the African story of Ananse has been told to delight societies around the world.
Cunning, daring and sometimes diabolic, this traditional fireside hero remains ingrained in cultures.
In today’s digital world of smart solutions, Adolika Nenah Sowah conjures seven sizzling stories of this trickster in a beautifully curated volume.
And as matters turn out, Ananse is still full of life, ever scheming and smart…or is he?
Caution: Not only children will enjoy this!
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Anansesɛm Yɛ Asisie: Book 1 (Asante Twi)

This book is a collection of folktales with illustrations

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Ananse and the Mysterious Stone

Age Range: 7 – 12 years

Ananse and the Mysterious Stone is a folktale from Ghana, West Africa.

Ananse (the spider), one of the great folk heroes, is a cunning, mischievous, wise, and lovable creature. In this story, there was a great famine and Ananse tricked other animals in his village for food using the site of a mysterious stone. While Ananse was at his mischief, Mr. Squirrel watched and pondered how he could stop crafty Ananse before he wipes out all the animals in the forest.

Was Mr. Squirrel successful in stopping Ananse? Find out in the tale of Ananse and the Mysterious Stone.

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Anansesɛm Yɛ Asisie: Book 3 (Asante Twi)

This book is a collection of folktales with illustrations

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Bookset: Spiderman Tales & Red Oak Supplementary Readers (8 books)

Age Range: 5 – 10 years

8 books for children between 5 and 10 years. Including 2 exciting titles from the famous British/Ghanaian author Peggy Appiah and a delightfully-illustrated collection of 7 Ananse stories by Adolika Nenah Sowah.

The titles in this set are:

  1. King of the Trees
  2. Kofi and the Crow
  3. The Harmattan Man
  4. The Contest and Other Spiderman Tales
  5. The End of a Traitor
  6. Obenewa
  7. Ama’s Dream
  8. Afua and the Mouse
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Anansesɛm Yɛ Asisie: Book 2 (Asante Twi)

This book is a collection of folktales with illustrations

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Ananse Finally Meets His Match and Another Tale from Africa (African Folktale Series)

Age Range: 7 – 12 years

In this beautifully illustrated, collectable library of easy-to-read traditional folktale with their moral lessons, test questions, and activities for the young ones, classic African stories are brought magically to reality. The stories in the African Folktale Series (AFS) are filled with moral lessons that have been handed down from many generations to the present in many African countries from Ghana, Nigeria, Cameroons, Liberia, the Gambia, Kenya, Ethiopia, Tanzania to Zimbabwe. The traditional African elders who inhabited an ancient continent brimming with wisdom successfully utilized these folktales to socialize their youngsters to the moral requirements of their society to insure order, security and growth.

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The Evil King Who Destroyed Himself: A Nigerian Folktale (African Folktale Series)

Age Range: 7 – 12 years

In this beautifully illustrated, collectable library of easy-to-read traditional folktale with their moral lessons, test questions, and activities for the young ones, classic African stories are brought magically to reality. The stories in the African Folktale Series (AFS) are filled with moral lessons that have been handed down from many generations to the present in many African countries from Ghana, Nigeria, Cameroons, Liberia, the Gambia, Kenya, Ethiopia, Tanzania to Zimbabwe. The traditional African elders who inhabited an ancient continent brimming with wisdom successfully utilized these folktales to socialize their youngsters to the moral requirements of their society to insure order, security and growth.

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The Price of Jealousy – Version One: A Nigerian Folktale (African Folktale Series)

Age Range: 7 – 12 years

In this beautifully illustrated, collectable library of easy-to-read traditional folktale with their moral lessons, test questions, and activities for the young ones, classic African stories are brought magically to reality. The stories in the African Folktale Series (AFS) are filled with moral lessons that have been handed down from many generations to the present in many African countries from Ghana, Nigeria, Cameroons, Liberia, the Gambia, Kenya, Ethiopia, Tanzania to Zimbabwe. The traditional African elders who inhabited an ancient continent brimming with wisdom successfully utilized these folktales to socialize their youngsters to the moral requirements of their society to insure order, security and growth.

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The Boy Who Cut Off the Elephant’s Tail: A Ghanaian Folktale (African Folktale Series)

Age Range: 7 – 12 years

In this beautifully illustrated, collectable library of easy-to-read traditional folktale with their moral lessons, test questions, and activities for the young ones, classic African stories are brought magically to reality. The stories in the African Folktale Series (AFS) are filled with moral lessons that have been handed down from many generations to the present in many African countries from Ghana, Nigeria, Cameroons, Liberia, the Gambia, Kenya, Ethiopia, Tanzania to Zimbabwe. The traditional African elders who inhabited an ancient continent brimming with wisdom successfully utilized these folktales to socialize their youngsters to the moral requirements of their society to insure order, security and growth.

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The Fate of the Deceitful Tortoise (African Folktale Series)

Age Range: 7 – 12 years

In this beautifully illustrated, collectable library of easy-to-read traditional folktale with their moral lessons, test questions, and activities for the young ones, classic African stories are brought magically to reality. The stories in the African Folktale Series (AFS) are filled with moral lessons that have been handed down from many generations to the present in many African countries from Ghana, Nigeria, Cameroons, Liberia, the Gambia, Kenya, Ethiopia, Tanzania to Zimbabwe. The traditional African elders who inhabited an ancient continent brimming with wisdom successfully utilized these folktales to socialize their youngsters to the moral requirements of their society to insure order, security and growth.

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Ananse Challenges the Powerful King: A Ghanaian Folktale (African Folktale Series)

Age Range: 7 – 12 years

In this beautifully illustrated, collectable library of easy-to-read traditional folktale with their moral lessons, test questions, and activities for the young ones, classic African stories are brought magically to reality. The stories in the African Folktale Series (AFS) are filled with moral lessons that have been handed down from many generations to the present in many African countries from Ghana, Nigeria, Cameroons, Liberia, the Gambia, Kenya, Ethiopia, Tanzania to Zimbabwe. The traditional African elders who inhabited an ancient continent brimming with wisdom successfully utilized these folktales to socialize their youngsters to the moral requirements of their society to insure order, security and growth.

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God’s Challenge to Wise People: A Ghanaian Folktale (African Folktale Series)

Age Range: 7 – 12 years

In this beautifully illustrated, collectable library of easy-to-read traditional folktale with their moral lessons, test questions, and activities for the young ones, classic African stories are brought magically to reality. The stories in the African Folktale Series (AFS) are filled with moral lessons that have been handed down from many generations to the present in many African countries from Ghana, Nigeria, Cameroons, Liberia, the Gambia, Kenya, Ethiopia, Tanzania to Zimbabwe. The traditional African elders who inhabited an ancient continent brimming with wisdom successfully utilized these folktales to socialize their youngsters to the moral requirements of their society to insure order, security and growth.

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Ananse and the Pig

Age Range: 7 – 12 years

Ananse moves into a new neighbourhood and makes friends with Prako, the Pig. They help each other in many ways until there is a famine and the two friends go hunting early one morning…

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The Princess Who Married the Evil Spirit (African Folktale Series)

Age Range: 7 – 12 years

In this beautifully illustrated, collectable library of easy-to-read traditional folktale with their moral lessons, test questions, and activities for the young ones, classic African stories are brought magically to reality. The stories in the African Folktale Series (AFS) are filled with moral lessons that have been handed down from many generations to the present in many African countries from Ghana, Nigeria, Cameroons, Liberia, the Gambia, Kenya, Ethiopia, Tanzania to Zimbabwe. The traditional African elders who inhabited an ancient continent brimming with wisdom successfully utilized these folktales to socialize their youngsters to the moral requirements of their society to insure order, security and growth.

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Ananse And Friends at the Village of Plenty and Another Tale from Africa (African Folktale Series)

Age Range: 7 – 12 years

In this beautifully illustrated, collectable library of easy-to-read traditional folktale with their moral lessons, test questions, and activities for the young ones, classic African stories are brought magically to reality. The stories in the African Folktale Series (AFS) are filled with moral lessons that have been handed down from many generations to the present in many African countries from Ghana, Nigeria, Cameroons, Liberia, the Gambia, Kenya, Ethiopia, Tanzania to Zimbabwe. The traditional African elders who inhabited an ancient continent brimming with wisdom successfully utilized these folktales to socialize their youngsters to the moral requirements of their society to insure order, security and growth.

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Blema Ko Ɔ (Dangme)

Blema Ko Ɔ is the Dangme phrase for ‘long ago’ or ‘in the old days’.

Blema Ko Ɔ has thirteen folktales and stories with one page of ‘Ajo loo-oo’, or riddles.

The folktales and stories are very educative and suitable for relaxation.

Each story talks to you through a language of the sages at the end.

 

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Animals in the Midst of Famine: A Nigerian Folktale (African Folktale Series)

Age Range: 7 – 12 years

In this beautifully illustrated, collectable library of easy-to-read traditional folktale with their moral lessons, test questions, and activities for the young ones, classic African stories are brought magically to reality. The stories in the African Folktale Series (AFS) are filled with moral lessons that have been handed down from many generations to the present in many African countries from Ghana, Nigeria, Cameroons, Liberia, the Gambia, Kenya, Ethiopia, Tanzania to Zimbabwe. The traditional African elders who inhabited an ancient continent brimming with wisdom successfully utilized these folktales to socialize their youngsters to the moral requirements of their society to insure order, security and growth.

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