The Wooden Camel
The Wooden Camel
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The Wooden Camel

Written by Wanuri Kahiu & illustrated by Manuela Adreani
Published by Lantana Publishing
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Etabo dreams of being a camel racer. One day he might even beat his older brother when they race. But with the price of water rising, Etabo’s father must sell the camels, and his siblings must find work. What will Etabo do now? From acclaimed Kenyan filmmaker Wanuri Kahiu and Italian illustrator Manuela Adreani, this story of love and hope centers on the inspiring Turkana people of northwest Kenya. Told with gentleness and humor, it is a universal story about keeping one’s dreams alive.

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    Book Details

    Publication Date
    October 1, 2017
    Page Count
    Reading Age
    4 - 8 years
    ASIN/ISBN 10
    Lexile® Level

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