The origin of life on earth: an African creation myth

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Sights Productions, 1991 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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Retells the Yoruba creation myth in which the deity Obatala descends from the sky to create the world.

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Review: The Origin of Life on Earth: An African Creation Myth

User Review  - Briana Nelson - Goodreads

This story explains the creation myth and how earth came to be. This African creation myth briefly describes various Gods and powerful creators followed by beautiful illustrations. Olorun- the all ... Read full review

Review: The Origin of Life on Earth: An African Creation Myth

User Review  - Leah Gerber - Goodreads

I found this book to be much different than the other Coretta Scott King Award winners. Its illustrations were very unique and show a creative viewpoint of the story for the children. The Africans are ... Read full review

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