Search Results: "Mwenye Hadithi"


BOOK REVIEW

LAZY LION by Mwenye Hadithi
Released: Nov. 1, 1990

Another entertaining, brilliantly illustrated "why" story from the creators of Hot Hippo (1986) and other modern fables. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

HUNGRY HYENA by Mwenye Hadithi
ANIMALS
Released: April 1, 1994

"The art is strong enough to make this a favorite even among those thoughtful enough to recognize the story's fundamental injustice. (Picture book. 4-7)"
Unlike Hadithi's many other animal tales about the meek outwitting the greedy, this is a rather mean-spirited story in which painful punishment is inflicted upon the entire hyena tribe in retaliation for a single hyena's theft of an eagle's dinner. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BABY BABOON by Mwenye Hadithi
ANIMALS
Released: May 1, 1993

With the artless-seeming economy of a folktale, another fine readaloud from the creators of Crafty Chameleon, etc.: an original tale combining pourquoi and trickster motifs. Read full book review >