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Star Hunter

by André Norton Standard Ebooks (October 10, 2018)

On the unexplored jungle world of Jumala, former pilot turned safari guide Ras Hume schemes to collect the reward for finding a missing heir to a fortune. A busboy from local dive bar is brainwashed into believing...


Listen

by Carole Bloch African Storybook Initiative (September 30, 2018)

Listen to the many different sounds that animals make.


Two

by Carole Bloch African Storybook Initiative (September 30, 2018)

Simple sentences about things in pairs or twos - hands, feet, ears, eyes and arms.


Little and Big

by Carole Bloch African Storybook Initiative (September 30, 2018)

Read about things that can be small or big.


Drought and the River of Blessings

by Also Mohammed Sale African Storybook Initiative (September 30, 2018)

A prolonged dry season led to a serious drought. Animals therefore used solidarity to overcome their common problem. (This story was created at a Story Making Workshop in Abuja, 2018, co-hosted by African Storybook...


The Rain Bird

by Joanne Bloch (retold folktale) African Storybook Initiative (September 30, 2018)

There lived a beautiful bird deep in the forest, a bird that made the rain fall.


Nonkungu and the imbulu

by Alan Kenyon, Viv Kenyon African Storybook Initiative (September 30, 2018)

Nonkungu was going to visit her uncle and her mother gave her beautiful clothes to wear. On the way to her uncle's village, Nonkungu meets a strange girl who wants to wear the lovely clothes.


Let's go

by Carole Bloch African Storybook Initiative (September 30, 2018)

Sentences about what we experience with our senses--smell, taste, see and touch.


Baboon chief

by Bonsamo Miesso, Elizabeth Laird African Storybook Initiative (September 30, 2018)

About the importance of having followers who don't just agree with everything their ruler says. (This story was originally narrated by Bonsamo Miesso, and written in English by Elizabeth Laird.).


The sprouting bean

by Clare Verbeek, Thembani Dladla, Zanele Buthelezi African Storybook Initiative (September 30, 2018)

Plant a bean seed and see what happens when you water and look after it.


Fox and Rooster

by Vincent Afeku African Storybook Initiative (September 30, 2018)

Rooster deceives all the other animals, until Fox discovers his secret.


Rooster cheats

by Vincent Afeku African Storybook Initiative (September 30, 2018)

Find out what happens when rooster lies to others.


Pretty Golden Pen

by Ahmed Mardiya, Ibrahim Sharifa African Storybook Initiative (September 30, 2018)

All that glitters is not gold. (This story was created at a teacher workshop in Accra with OLE Ghana in 2017.).


Ramuramu the Goat

by Olajide Akoni African Storybook Initiative (September 30, 2018)

Ramúramù' is a Yoruba expression for "roaring." Ramuramu the goat runs away, only to find out that the safest and friendliest place to be is home. (This story was created at a Story Making Workshop in Abuja,...


Oscar the Shark

by Ethan Alberts African Storybook Initiative (September 30, 2018)

Oscar the Shark has a problem with his eyes – he can’t see well enough to catch fish. His friend the seahorse encourages Oscar to eat his carrots, but Oscar doesn’t like them. Eventually Oscar has to take...


The Coffee Legend

by Alemu Abebe, CODE Ethiopia African Storybook Initiative (September 30, 2018)

Tells about the origin of coffee in Ethiopia.


Kaldi and the coffee fruit

by Alemu Abebe, CODE Ethiopia African Storybook Initiative (September 30, 2018)

Tells about the origin of coffee in Ethiopia.


Is Dedo Really Mad?

by Andrews Tawiah, Paul Teye, Victoria Wellington African Storybook Initiative (September 30, 2018)

The people of Ogorme thought that Dedo was mad. However, she was able to grow food to feed the community.


(Colour-in) Is Dedo really mad?

by Andrews Tawiah, Paul Teye, Victoria Wellington African Storybook Initiative (September 30, 2018)

(Colour-in version) The people of Ogorme thought that Dedo was mad. However, she was able to grow food to feed the community.


Skillful Musicians

by Athieno Gertrude, Owino Ogot African Storybook Initiative (September 30, 2018)

A story about musical instruments of the Jopadhola people of Uganda. It indicates the roles of the different musical instruments in the Jopadhola culture.


Fruit

by Shakira Bodio African Storybook Initiative (September 30, 2018)

There was a beautiful girl whom everyone wished to marry. In her family compound, there was a tree with delicious fruit. Her parents decided that their daughter would marry whoever visited them and stayed the...


Berhe and the Snake

by ኣብራሃም መብራህቶም, ኪዱ ተኽላይ African Storybook Initiative (September 30, 2018)

When bad things happen to you in response to your good deeds, ask elderly people for advice. (This story was developed at a teacher workshop in Adwa, Ethiopia in 2017, with Imagine1Day.).


The coneys and the genet

by ተኽለወይኒ ገብረኣሊፍ , ኣቡን ፍስሃ African Storybook Initiative (September 30, 2018)

Bad behaviour can leave one without friends when one most needs them! (This story was developed in 2017 at a teacher workshop in Adwa, Ethiopia, with Imagine1Day.).


Lion's Shoes

by ሃይለማርያም ተኽለመድህን , ገብረሚካኤል ገብረኪዳን African Storybook Initiative (September 30, 2018)

Mischief most hurts those who caused it. (This story was developed at a teacher workshop in Adwa, Ethiopia in 2017, with Imagine1Day.).


Crocodile Waits for Brains

by Northern Cape Teacher's Workshop 2016 African Storybook Initiative (September 30, 2018)

Why crocodiles are angry with humans. (This story was created at a teacher workshop in Kimberley, 2016.).


Old Woman in a Bottle

by Northern Cape Teachers’ Workshop 2016 African Storybook Initiative (September 30, 2018)

A greedy lonely old woman is tired of living inside a bottle. One day, a fairy pays her a visit. Find out what happens to her!


The Prince Who had No Name

by Kaka Gana Abba African Storybook Initiative (September 30, 2018)

The story is about a prince who was not given a name at birth. (This story was created at a Story Making Workshop in Abuja, 2018, co-hosted by African Storybook and the British Council Nigeria).


After the Divorce

by Grazia Deledda Standard Ebooks (September 26, 2018)

Giovanna and Costantino Ledda are a happily married young Sardinian couple living a contented village existence with their small child and extended family. But after Costantino is wrongly convicted of murdering...


Voodoo Planet

by André Norton Standard Ebooks (September 18, 2018)

Voodoo Planet is the third in a series of novels featuring the adventures of Dane Thorson and the spaceship Solar Queen, written in the 1950s by Andre Norton under her male pseudonym, Andrew North. In this installment,...


The Little Demon

by Fyodor Sologub Standard Ebooks (September 05, 2018)

Ardalyon Borisitch Peredonov believes himself better than his job as teacher, and is hoping that the Princess will be able to promote him to the position of Inspector. Unfortunately for him his connection to...


The Open Revolution: Rewriting the rules of the information age

by Rufus Pollock Open BookShelf (July 27, 2018)

Forget everything you think you know about the digital age. It’s not about privacy, surveillance, AI or blockchain—it’s about ownership. Because, in a digital age, who owns information controls the future....


A General View of Positivism

by Auguste Comte Standard Ebooks (July 27, 2018)

Auguste Comte, considered by some to be the first “philosopher of science,” was perhaps most famous for founding the theory of Positivism: a framework of thinking and living meant to engender unity across...


Poetry

by Wilfred Owen Standard Ebooks (July 27, 2018)

Wilfred Owen was a soldier and poet during the second half of the first World War. His poetry, contrary to the propaganda of the time, dealt with the horrors of front-line trench warfare and was written at least...


Deeper And Deeper

by Stella Rumbam Library For All (April 06, 2018)

As I swim deeper and deeper, I see fish, coral, and all the beautiful treasures under the sea.

Reading Level 1

Papua New Guinea Collection

Keywords: imagination; marine life; adventure; ocean.


I Am A Soccer Ball

by Melinda Lem Library For All (March 30, 2018)

I am a soccer ball! It's fun to play with me, but I can also get dirty. Be sure to wash your hands before you eat.

Reading Level 3

Papua New Guinea Collection

Keywords: games; health and hygiene; hand washing;...


Project management for instructional designers

by David Wiley Wiley, et al (March 22, 2018)

"Project Management for Instructional Designers (PM4ID) is -- as the name suggests -- a book about project management tailored specifically for instructional designers. This book is a revise / remix of a pre-existing,...


Little Cathy

by John Fred Takuna Library For All (March 20, 2018)

My puppy Little Cathy is growing so quickly. Soon she will be Big Cathy and have little puppies of her own. Reading Level 3 Papua New Guinea Collection Keywords: dogs; natural world; birth; life cycles.


Moki The Sailor

by Steven Doe Library For All (March 20, 2018)

Moki watches his father and brothers sail their canoe. He dreams that one day he, too, will be a sailor!

Reading Level 3

Papua New Guinea Collection

Keywords: ambitions; marine life; boats; family.


Little Cathy

by John Fred Takuna Library For All (March 16, 2018)

My puppy Little Cathy is growing so quickly. Soon she will be Big Cathy and have little puppies of her own. Reading Level 3 Papua New Guinea Collection Keywords: dogs; natural world; birth; life cycles.


I Can See A Cuscus

by Bruce Sagata Library For All (February 28, 2018)

When I use my torch at night, I can see a cuscus in the tree. What is he doing there? Reading Level 2 Papua New Guinea Collection Keywords: natural world; mammals; nocturnal; senses.