Discover

Company
The Magic Bojabi Tree  Book
The Magic Bojabi Tree  Book
A BookrooView of

The Magic Bojabi Tree

Written by Dianne Hofmeyr and illustrated by Piet Grobler

Published by Frances Lincoln Children's Books

Publisher's Summary

Python has wrapped himself around the melon/mango/pomegranate tree with its delicious fruit, and he won't share the fruit unless the animals can tell him the correct name of the tree. Elephant, Monkey and Zebra each in turn visit Lion, who alone knows the name of the tree. But every time, the animals forget the name on the journey back to the tree. Then Tortoise, the slowest, smallest animal goes to Lion - and sings a special song to remind him of the name. It is the Bojabi Tree! Python unwraps himself from the trunk, and all the animals share a feast.

Gallery

Topics in The Magic Bojabi Tree

Details

  • Age Range: 3-7
  • Pages: 32
  • Book Type: picture
  • Publication Date: April 12, 2014
  • ISBN: 1847805868
  • ISBN 13: 978-1847805867
Join Our Kids Book Club
Learn More
BOOKROOVIEWERS

Looks like we don't have any reviews for The Magic Bojabi Tree yet!

author

Dianne Hofmeyr

I grew up on the southernmost tip of Africa close to the sea where the Atlantic meets the Indian Ocean. As a child I loved books and drawing and making up stories. I studied to be an art teacher and I've travelled throughout Africa and to the States but also through China, Siberia and Vietnam. Now I live in London – which I love but I think my heart is always a little in Africa so I go back there often. I used to write novels and won two IBBY Honour books but now I write mostly picture books which are translated into many languages. One story was adapted into a play with a huge almost life-size giraffe.

View Author
Dianne Hofmeyr
illustrator

Piet Grobler

Coming soon!

View Illustrator
Piet Grobler

More books like The Magic Bojabi Tree

View All ›
This Little Hamster book
6.1
Age 1 · Best Children's Books by Age · 100 Hidden Gem · animals · colors · rhyming
This Little Hamster
Bears Are Big book
6.0
animals · opposites · bears
Bears Are Big
Flamingos Fly book
6.0
animals · movement · rhyming
Flamingos Fly
Sunrise, Moonrise book
5.8
bedtime · animals · nature · starting the day · calming reads for bedtime
Sunrise, Moonrise
Once I Was a Pollywog book
5.6
baby animals · rhyming · growing up · animals
Once I Was a Pollywog
Can't Sleep Without Sheep book
5.6
calming reads for bedtime · animals · coping with failure · numbers · bedtime · sleep · sheep · counting · diversity
Can't Sleep Without Sheep
When Your Llama Needs a Haircut book
5.5
haircut · animals · mischief · trying new things
When Your Llama Needs a Haircut
Mommy's Best Kisses book
5.4
calming reads for bedtime · love · moms · animals · baby animals
Mommy's Best Kisses