A Wisp of Wisdom: Animal Tales from Cameroon - Lantana Publishing
A Wisp of Wisdom: Animal Tales from Cameroon - Lantana Publishing
A Wisp of Wisdom: Animal Tales from Cameroon - Lantana Publishing
A Wisp of Wisdom: Animal Tales from Cameroon - Lantana Publishing
A Wisp of Wisdom: Animal Tales from Cameroon - Lantana Publishing

A Wisp of Wisdom: Animal Tales from Cameroon

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WRITTEN BY Abi ElphinstoneAdele GerasBeverley NaidooElizabeth LairdGeraldine McCaughreanGill LewisIfeoma OnyefuluLucy ChristopherPiers TordaySarah Lean and Tom Moorhouse | ILLUSTRATED BY Emmie van Biervliet

Armoured pangolins, blue-bottomed drill monkeys, red-legged francolins and red river hogs are just some of the fascinating creatures you will discover in this collection of folk tales from the Korup region of Cameroon, tales that are just as extraordinary as the animals that inspired them…

North Somerset Teachers' Book Award shortlist

‘Each story stands on its own, but there is a wonderful sense of the diverse environment and the rich tradition of storytelling which they stem from. This is a fabulous collection for home and for school, for independent reading and for sharing!' – North Somerset Teacher’s Book Awards

Published in association with conservation research charity WildCru, part of Oxford University.

Armoured pangolins, blue-bottomed drill monkeys, red-legged francolins and red river hogs are just some of the fascinating creatures you will discover in this collection of folk tales from the Korup region of Cameroon, tales that are just as extraordinary as the animals that inspired them…

 

Wall of Thanks

Aimee Layton • Amanda Grenville-Jones • Amanda Lloyd • Amanda Long • Amy Dickman • Amy Hinks • Amy-Jane Beer • Andrew Allen • Angus Forsyth • Anne Langdji • Anne Wilkinson • April Beckerleg • Arabella Warner • Ariella Binik • Ayse Mergenci • Barbara Taylor • Becky Dean • Bev Watts • Britt Kilian• Caitlin Kryss • Carina Laudemann • Caroline Wentzel • Cath Heinemeyer • Catherine Atkins • Catherine Donald • Cathy Fisher • Charlotte Whitham • Chloe Montes • Chris White • Christa Henrichs • Christopher Sandom • Christos Ampatzis • Christos Astaras • Christos Astaras • Claire Nathwani • Claire Salisbury • Clarissa Hofmann • Corine Timmer • Cristina Ariani • Darima Fotheringham • David Brazier • David Macdonald • Denis Kupsch • Denis Kupsch • Dora Antonakaki • Ellen Leffler • Elleni Vendras • Emily Beale • Emily Dunn • Emily Farren • Erik Krueger • Esther Horn • Finlay MacDougall-Mitchell • Gary Cleaverly • Geoff Hetherington • Hannah Penny • Hannah Sheppard • Helen Barker • Helen Perry • Henry Simms • Hilary Grime • Holly Smith • Howard Charlesworth • Ivan Beraha • James Clarke • James Noel • Jane Torday • Jane van Biervliet • Janina Schäfer • Jeanne Musgrove • Jen Meredith • Jen Spencer • Jennifer Seale • Jo Boyles • Jo Pearson • Joanna Bagniewska • Joanna Hughes • Joe Holdsworth • Joe Moorhouse • John Fulton • Jorgelina Marino • Julian Anderson • K.M.Lockwood • Kate Kilpatrick • Kate Nowak • Kate Poels • Katherine Player • Katherine Rundell • Kerstin Eppert • Kirsty Stanley • Kun Shi • Laura A Gardner • Lauren Harrington • Linda van Soest • Linn Kämereit • Lisa Heathfield • Liz Cross • Liz Porter • Liza Gadsby • Louisa Daubney • Louise Fletcher • Lucinda Tolhurst • Lucy Tallents • Lydia Jenderek • Mango Bubbles Books • Maria Michalopoulou • Marilyn Sloet • Mark Stanley Price • Mary Foulkes • Mary Hays • Matthew Good Foundation • Maureen Kelley • Melanie Barker • Merryl Parle-Gelling • Miriam Craig • Mirjam Bauer • Mrs Jill Harris • Mrs. J. Still • Muriel Reichmann • Natasha Whitelock • Neal Bailey • Neil D'Cruze • Nicola Worsnop • Norma Clarke • Oliver Van Biervliet • Paul Barnes • Paul Johnson • Pauline Pinkney • Pauline Thresh • Penny Boardman • Peter Bunzl • Polina Feldmann • Rachel Giacomantonio • Rachel Goddard • Rachel Saunders • Rebecca Ward • Rosie Salazar • Ross Montgomery • Ruth Horn • Ryan Samaroo • Sabine Little • Sacha Viquerat • Sally Croft • Sam Barnes • Sandra Baker • Sarah Laird • Sean Denny • Sean Edwards • Sebastian Gutierrez • SF Said • Sheila Rance • Sian Reid • Sibeal Pounder • Simon Pooley • Sofi Croft • Sonia Kmec • Sophie Adjalley • Stuart Everall • Su Ashe • Sue Gregory • Susan Brownrigg • Susan Idreos • Susanna Repo • Suzanne Dore • Tania Rittmann • Tania Tay • Theodore Astaras • Thomas Calvocoressi • Thomas Prey • Tom Downie • Torie Walton • Vasileios Antonopoulos • Victoria Lochhead • Victoria Williamson • Wendy Erb • Xaroula Kerasidou • Yü Chow