Catch That Goat!: A Market Day in Nigeria (Paperback)

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By Polly Alakija, Polly Alakija (Illustrator)
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Learn more about Nigeria and the Yoruba language with this new extended edition Now includes seven additional pages of maps and cultural information. Ayoka has been left in charge of the family goat, but within minutes it has vanished As Ayoka searches the streets of town, she sees how much trouble a runaway goat can cause among the market stalls. One thing after another disappears, and when Ayoka finally catches up with the goat, she finds more than she had bargained for.

About the Author

Polly Alakija lives in Ibadan, Nigeria, with her husband, four children, three dogs, three goats, a giant tortoise and thirteen horses. She completed an art foundation course at Oxford Polytechnic before training as a Montessori teacher. She then taught art to primary school children and art workshops in London, England before moving to Nigeria in 1990. She now combines her family life with freelance work as a painter, illustrator, and interior designer.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781846860577
ISBN-10: 1846860571
Publisher: Barefoot Books
Publication Date: March 1st, 2007
Pages: 40
Language: English