Juvenile Nonfiction, People & Places, Africa
My Heart in Kenya
by Ruth Beardsley
My Heart in Kenya is a true story about family separation and reunification in the context of the refugee experience, written from a child’s point of view. Family separation is a devastating reality for refugees around the world, with reunification ...
A Loud Whisper
An Oromo Story by Sheiko Nagawo
“A Loud Whisper” his very first children’s picture book is based on a true story of a boy born to a semi-nomadic family of 1950’s Ethiopia. The Oromo, a nationality to which the author belongs remains a marginalized majority in Ethiopia. As a ...
Malo's Amazing Adventures!
Aerial Geography by Washington M. Osiro
In this episode of "Malo’s Amazing Adventures!", our global explorers Malo and his dad travel from San Francisco, USA to Nairobi, Kenya for Malo’s first trip to his father’s country of birth. The trip exposes Malo to the diversity and richness of ...