Book of the week...
Chicken in the Kitchen
by Nnedi Okorafor
illustrated by Mehrdokht Amini
An adventure story set around the New Yam Festival which introduces West African masquerade culture, a wise Wood Wit, an enormous chicken and...the language of Chickenese! Fantastic to see urban Nigeria evoked as modern and vibrant. 'Amazing illustrations. It's educated me about wood wit and new yam' (Maggie, EY Advisory...
Letterbox Library offers a free approvals service to school libraries and centres who are spending £150+. This gives time and choice in book selection as well as allowing others to be involved. The books are sent out with Parcelforce, you take out the books you wish to purchase, the remaining books are collected.
If your school/centre would like to take advantage of this service
please telephone us to discuss your requirements Tel: 0208 534 7502
About Letterbox Library
For over 31 Years, Letterbox Library has been a leading education supplier, bringing teachers, librarians and parents the best in multicultural and inclusive children's books. We are famous for our book selection process: we source our books from a vast range of UK and overseas publishers; each book is reviewed by our expert team of volunteer readers (most education professionals); all of our books have been chosen for their celebration of diversity as well as their excellence in storyline/artwork. Our literary resources are ideal for meeting primary and early years curriculum goals. Many of our titles aren't easily available elsewhere. We are passionate about resisting commercial trends and want instead to offer children real choices in what they read. We are a not-for-profit social enterprise and are committed to providing you with high quality and honestly priced products.
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