Published August 18, 2005
by Chronicle Books .
Written in English
|Contributions||Julia Cairns (Illustrator)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||56|
"Off to the sweet shores of Africa, Off, with my harp and harmonica, I'll follow the walking, talking drum To the land, where sunbirds hum." The language of these rhymes is African: cowrie shells, akara balls, palm, papaya, coral and mango trees and African places from the Sahara to Zambezi/5(4). (CIP) A collection of poems featuring the animals, people, and cultures of Africa. (Claudia) Author Uzo Unobagha, born and raised in Nigeria, emigrated to the U.S. as an adult, and wrote the original nursery rhyme-style poems in "Off to the Sweet Shores of /5. Off to the Sweet Shores of Africa and Other Talking Drum Rhymes [Uzo Unobagha, Julia Cairns] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Excellent Book5/5(4). Off to the Sweet Shores of Africa: And Other Talking Drum Rhymes Uzo Unobagha, Author, Uzoamaka Chinyelu Unobagha, Author, Chronicle Books, Author Chronicle Books $ (56p) .
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