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I Lost My Tooth in Africa

Diakit, Penda

(Book - 2006)
Average Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5.
I Lost My Tooth in Africa
While visiting her father's family in Mali, a young girl loses a tooth, places it under a calabash, and receives a hen and a rooster from the African Tooth Fairy.
Publisher: New York : Scholastic Press, 2006
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 0439662265
Branch Call Number: J PIC D
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) : ill. ; 24 x 29 cm.
Additional Contributors: Diakit, Baba Wagu Illustrator


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This picture book by Penda Diakite is the story of a girl from Oregon who finds a home away from home with her father’s family in Mali.

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Refreshing departure from the traditional tooth fairy business!

Lovely vibrant illustrations on the tropical life and family life in Africa.


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