Children's Books by Kwame Nyong'o
Kwame Nyong'o tells fresh stories from the Africa that is often not shown, positive and uplifting narratives of today's continent. These delightful books, for reading levels ages 5-9, use food as a medium for cultural exchange as they follow the adventures of some amazing African kids. Including great recipes for each dish at the back of each book.
See more about Kwame's books here, on the robust Shepherd Book List.
NEW! The Yummiest Githeri takes us on a journey to the central highlands of Kenya and introduces us to the tasty African cuisine, githeri. This is the story of a confident young girl, Wanja, who overcomes school's challenges with the help of this yummy dish.
I Love Ugali and Sukuma Wiki brings to life the world of one energetic Kenyan boy, Akiki and his love for his favourite food - ugali and sukuma wiki!
A Tasty Maandazi is a delightful day-in-the-life story of a creative Kenyan boy, Musa and his quest to get his favourite treat - a maandazi.