African and Caribbean Folktales, Myths and Legends by Wendy Shearer
This beautifully produced book is real must have, full of a rich collection of folktales, myths and legends from all over Africa and the Caribbean, re-told for young readers.
From the trickster tales of Anansi the spider, to the story of how the leopard got his spots; from the tale of the king who wanted to touch the moon, to Aunt Misery's magical starfruit tree. This book includes traditional favourites and classic folktales and mythology.
Reading age: 8 to 12 years
Listening age: from zero and up!