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6 edition of The Baobabs of Tete and Other Stories found in the catalog.

The Baobabs of Tete and Other Stories

by Kari Dako

  • 132 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Sub-Saharan Publ. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Short stories,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Fiction,
  • Literary,
  • Fiction / Literary,
  • General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages120
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9204244M
    ISBN 109988550294
    ISBN 109789988550295

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Other stories in this collection take us to Botswana, Angola, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Kenya, Sierra Leone, and Liberia. 'Purple Heart' tells the story of Selina Clarke, a thirteen year-old orphan and paraplegic, with both legs amputated above the knee; a deformed and disabled victim of /5(3).

The Baobabs of Tete and Other Stories book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. 'God punished the baobab for her gigantic and /5. The Baobabs of Tete and Other Stories - Kindle edition by Dako, Kari, Worldreader. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets.

Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Baobabs of Tete and Other Stories/5(3). It is one of the stories found in The Baobabs of Tete and Other Stories, an amazing collection by Kari Dako, a Norwegian who has lived and worked in Ghana for many years.

In fact one can conclude she is Ghanaian just by reading her book. The book was published in by Sub Saharan publishers. To me, “Purple Heart”, does stand out.

Why. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Dako, Kari. Baobabs of Tete and other stories. Legon, Accra: Sub-Saharan Publishers, (OCoLC) The Baobabs of Tete and Other Stories by Kari Dako 'God punished the baobab for her gigantic and bloated arrogance and He tossed her in the air as some insignificant weed and he hurled her back onto the ground first, and that is why the baobab gropes with its roots towards Heaven and buries her head, arms and hands in the deep earth in shame.

The Baobabs of Tete and Other Stories (by Kari Dako) June 1, By Diane Ninsiima Leave a Comment This is an amazing collection by Kari Dako, a Norwegian who has lived and worked in. Read or Download The Baobabs of Tete and Other Stories Book by Kari Dako. It is one of the best seller books in this month.

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The Baobabs of Tete and Other Stories Kari Dako ISBN | pages | x mm | | Sub-Saharan Publishers, Ghana | Paperback. Sub-Saharan Publishers is an indigenous Ghanaian publishing house specializing in African children's books, African literature, literature on the Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade, and scholarly books.

Sub-Saharan Publishers was awarded Bologna Prize for the Best Children’s Publishers of the Year, Africa region. The Baobabs of Tete by Kari Dako.

Synopsis: The Baobabs of Tete takes us on a whirlwind trip around Africa in a tour de force collection of perfectly crafted vignettes, each offering us an eye-opening glimpse into a starkly depicted reality filled with a cast of complex characters.

Mozambique rarely appears in the worldview of people in Madagascar, despite straddling the same latitudes just across the water from each other.

Yet the two countries have much in common, as I discovered on a recent road trip with Priya Rangan to gather botanical samples and stories about baobabs.

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Other authors» Add other authors (4 possible)/5(1).Baobabs like it hot and I know of some trees that grow close to the coast where it is humid as well – for example in Kenya (Mombasa and further north). The books on baobabs usually say that the trees do not like salty soils but I have heard from other baobab experts (for example close to coasts) that they can grow in soil that has a salt content.