Mufaro's Beautiful Daughters Big Book (Paperback)

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By John Steptoe, John Steptoe (Illustrator)
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With beautiful illustrations, Mufaro's Beautiful Daughters Big Book, a Caldecott Honor picture book, is perfect for introducing children to the Cinderella fairytale as well as the history, culture, and geography of the African nation of Zimbabwe. This oversize edition (14 3/4 by 17 5/8 inches) makes it easy to share the book in a library or classroom.

Mufaro has two beautiful daughters. Nyasha is kind and considerate, but Manyara is selfish and spoiled. When the king decides to choose a bride from among "The Most Worthy and Beautiful Daughters in the Land," both Mufaro's girls travel to the capital city. But only one can be chosen to marry the king.

Supports the Common Core State Standards

Product Details
ISBN: 9780688129354
ISBN-10: 0688129358
Publisher: HarperFestival
Publication Date: October 22nd, 1993
Pages: 32
Language: English
Series: Reading Rainbow Books