Jambo means hello: Swahili alphabet book

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Dial Press, May 1, 1974 - Foreign Language Study - 60 pages
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Muriel and Tom Feelings, author and illustrator of the Caldecott Honor Book, "Moja Means One: Swahili Counting Book, " have now collaborated on a companion volume - a Swahili alphabet book.

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Review: Jambo Means Hello: Swahili Alphabet Book

User Review  - Rachel Tackett - Goodreads

Jambo Means Hello is such a great book to learn more about a culture. The book is like an alphabet book using words in Swahili. There is an introduction to the book that gives details about east ... Read full review

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User Review  - Crossingbird - Goodreads

Age range: 3-5 years Literacy skills: Letter knowledge, vocbulary An alphabet book highlighting Swahili words. Beautiful illustrations of life in east Africa. Read full review


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About the author (1974)

Feelings focused on the Black American experience and African culture throughout his long and distinguished career as a fine artist and illustrator. He was the first African American artist to win a Caldecott Honor.