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Koi and the kola nuts

Verna Aardema

Koi and the kola nuts

a tale from Liberia

by Verna Aardema

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  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Aladdin paperbacks in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Folklore -- Liberia.

  • About the Edition

    Summary: An African folktale in which the son of the chief must make his way in the world with only a sackful of kola nuts and the help of some creatures that he has treated with kindness.

    Edition Notes

    StatementVerna Aardema ; illustrated by Joe Cepeda.
    ContributionsCepeda, Joe, ill.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22146125M
    ISBN 100689856776
    OCLC/WorldCa51587757

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But Koi used the Kola nuts to get the honor to be the chief of a town nearby. I think the author of this book wrote this book because she wanted to spread African stories throughout the US.

I learned a little about African culture, I thought that Koi and the Kola Nuts was very enjoyable/5. out of 5 stars Koi and the Kola Nuts. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on April 9, Format: Paperback Verified Purchase. I bought this book for international week in school and the children thoroughly enjoyed this story.

There was a lot of onomatopoeia which had them giggling. A brilliant read. Especially suitable for young children.5/5(8). Koi and the Kola Nuts with Book book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A retelling of the classic African tale about a vill /5.

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[Brian Gleeson; Reynold Ruffins] -- Cheated of his rightful inheritance, a chief's son uses a bunch of kola nuts to gain a happy new life.

Koi and the Kola Nuts is a Nigerian folklore which takes place in an Igbo tribal village. When the son of the Chief named Koi decides to leave the village for many weeks, he then returns to the village only to find out his father the Chief had died and the villagers forget that the deceased chief even had a son.

Get this from a library. Koi and the kola nuts. [Brian Gleeson; Whoopi Goldberg; Herbie Hancock; Reynold Ruffins] -- Cheated of his rightful inheritance, a chief's son uses a bunch of kola nuts to gain a happy new life. Kola nut is a tropical plant that is original from the African continent with approximately species however, the most common kola nuts species are the Cola acumulata and Cola nitida.

Kola nuts are also economic crops in places such as Malaysia, Caribbean Islands, Mauritius and Sri. Overall, “Koi and the Kola Nuts” is a brilliant story that both children and adults who are huge fans of African folktales will easily love for many years.

I would recommend this story to children ages six and up since the cannibalism theme might frighten smaller tion: Seller. Buy a cheap copy of Koi and the Kola Nuts: A Tale from book by Verna Aardema.

When Koi, the yongest son of Chief Ogumefu, learns that his only inheritance is a scraggly kola tree, he decides to travel the world. With only a sack of kola nuts Free shipping over $/5(2).

Koi’s kola nuts are always the answer to the desperate animals’ prayers. When he comes upon the realm of Chief Fulikolli, a ragged Koi accepts the challenge of winning the hand of the chief’s daughter and one half of his chiefdom.

With the aid of the grateful creatures, Koi performs three seemingly impossible : Verna Aardema. When Koi, the yongest son of Chief Ogumefu, learns that his only inheritance is a scraggly kola tree, he decides to travel the world. With only a sack of kola nuts on his back, Koi sets out on a wonderful journey in search of his own fortune, and learns /5(92).

Originally published as part of Aardema's collection, Tales from the Story Hat, Koi and the Kola Nuts presents an engaging story. With Joe Cepeda's bright illustrations - an excellent accompaniment to the tale - this book is sure to please enthusiasts young and old/5(7).

Koi and the kola nuts Item Preview remove-circle no page number in the book. Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Boxid IA Camera Canon EOS 5D Mark II Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China. Uploaded by lotu.t on September 8, SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Pages: KOI AND THE KOLA NUTS: A Tale from Liberia Verna Aardema, Author, Joe Cepeda, Illustrator, illus.

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With only a sack of kola nuts on his back, Koi sets out on a wonderful journey in search of his own fortune, and learns a lesson: Do good and good will come back to : Verna Aardema.

When Chief Ogumefu dies, his youngest son, Koi, is cheated out of his share of they royal possessions. The only thing left is is scraggly little kola tree. Koi gathers its nuts and leaves his Liberian village to explore the world.

Could Koi's burden be a blessing in disguise. Full-color illustrations. Reese’s Book Club Koi and the Kola Nuts.

By: Brian Gleeson. Koi wants the villagers to honor him as befits the son of a chief. But unless he can accomplish three impossible tasks, he will end up in the cooking pot instead. The kola nut is the fruit of the kola tree (Cola acuminata and Cola nitida), indigenous to West trees, which reach heights of 40 to 60 feet, produce a star-shaped fruit.

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Free shipping for many products!This book illustrates the blessings that come from sharing what you have with others even when you don't have much to share. It is a great lesson for kids 3 to 7 with fabulous artwork. Koi and the Kola Nuts: A Tale from Liberia Manual of Koi Health: How to Create a Healthy.

When Koi, the yongest son of Chief Ogumefu, learns that his only inheritance is a scraggly kola tree, he decides to travel the world. With only a sack of kola nuts on his back, Koi sets out on a wonderful journey in search of his own fortune, and learns a lesson: Do good and good will come back to you/5(89).