A vibrant collection of award-winning books set in the bustling marketplaces and sun-baked landscapes of Sub-Saharan Africa
Chicken in the Kitchen by Nnedi Okorafor and Mehrodkht Amini
What would you do if you woke up one night to find the shadow of a giant chicken passing your bedroom door? Go and investigate of course! A hugely entertaining look at the fascinating masquerade culture of West Africa, from the perspective of a plucky young Nigerian girl who finds the courage to protect the traditions she loves.
Sleep Well, Siba and Saba by Nansubuga Nagadya Isdahl and Sandra van Doorn
When two forgetful sisters fall asleep, they dream about the things they have lost that day, until their dreams begin to reveal something unexpected... A heartwarming story set in Uganda about two forgetful sisters and their dreams of bright futures.
The Wooden Camel by Wanuri Kahiu and Manuela Adreani
Etabo loves to race camels, but the price of water is rising and Etabo's father must sell the camels to buy water. What will Etabo do now? Experience a camel race with Etabo and his siblings against the backdrop of the stunning sand dunes of Kenya.