Our Story Magic

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University of KwaZulu-Natal Press, 2006 - Juvenile Fiction - 96 pages
Stories with magic inspire us to believe in hope and dreams. How will anyone recognize 'real life' miracles if they have not learned about magic from stories? Our Story Magic is a collection of enchanting and compelling African folklore tales written for children, with illustrations by artists from KwaZulu-Natal (South Africa). Read and share these stories with the love that went into the writing of them. Some of the magical titles in this collection include: Sun and the Moon, Queen of the Tortoises, Moonlight Magic, Dad Is Eating Ashes, The Singing Dog, Jojela‚??s Wooden Spoon, and Sunset Colors. -- √≤Gcina Mhlophe's writing is published all over the world, and has been translated into German, French, Italian, Swahili, and Japanese. Her honors include: The Fringe First Award at Edinburgh Festival, Joseph Jefferson Award in Chicago, OBBIE in New York, and Honorary Doctorates from London Open University and University of Natal in South Africa.

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Our Story Magic is a collection of enchanting and compelling African folklore tales written for children, with illustrations and it is a very good book for early childhood development

Contents

SUN AND THE MOON
3
TIE ME
30
MOONLIGHT MAGIC
38
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Gcina Mhlophe's writing is published all over the world, and has been translated into German, French, Italian, Swahili and Japanese. Her honours include: The Fringe First Award at Edinburgh Festival, Joseph Jefferson Award in Chicago, OBBIE in New York, and Honorary Doctorates from London Open University and University of Natal in South Africa. Her books with the University of KwaZulu-Natal Press are Stories of Africa, Love Child and Have you Seen Zandile?

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