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KELE'S SECRET by  Tololwa M. (Signed) Mollel - Signed First Edition - 1997 - from Ravenswood Books and


by Mollel, Tololwa M. (Signed)

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket

Toronto: Stoddart Publishing. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1997. First Edition. Hardcover. 0773730079 . Signed by author Mollel on half title page. Stoddart edition. Excellent condition. Hardcover and jacket are clean, tight and unmarked, minimal wear, a little scuffing to jacket. Illustrated in colour. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; "Ages 5-8. All of Grandmother Koko's hens lay their eggs in unusual places, but the polka-dotted bird, Kele, keeps her nesting place a secret. Knowing that he will get 10 cents when he fills the egg bowl, grandson Yoanes is determined to find Kele's egg treasure^--even if it means venturing into Grandfather Akwi's spooky shed. This appealing story was inspired by Mollel's East African childhood. Facts about life on a Tanzanian coffee farm emerge naturally through the first-person narrative, as well as through Stock's glowing, luminous watercolors...." [369-osl]; Signed by Author .


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