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Koi and the kola nuts

a tale from Liberia

by Verna Aardema

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Published by Aladdin Paperbacks in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Folklore -- Liberia

  • About the Edition

    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
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[30] p. :
    Number of Pages30
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17086282M
    ISBN 100689817606

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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.

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A retelling of the classic African tale about a vill /5. Rabbit Ears Treasury Koi and the kola nuts book World Tales: Volume Three: Bremen Town Musicians, Koi and the Kola Nuts by Rabbit Ears, Bob Hoskins, et al.

| Audio CD. Get this from a library. Koi and the kola nuts. [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 Koi and the kola nuts book a bunch of kola nuts to gain a happy new Koi and the kola nuts book.

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 Koi and the kola nuts 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 Koi and the kola nuts book 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).

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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.

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Along the way, Koi encounters a snake, some ants and an alligator. Koi saves their lives by giving them some of his kola nuts, which are his sole inheritance.2/5(1).

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This humorous African folktale tells the story of Koi, the son of a chief who wants the villagers to honor him in a manner befitting his heritage.

But unless he can accomplish three impossibl3e tasks he'll end up in the cooking pot : Rabbit Ears. More editions of Koi and the Kola Nuts: A Tale from Liberia: Koi and the Kola Nuts: A Tale from Liberia: ISBN () Turtleback Books, Verna Aardema, Koi & The Kola Nuts; Veronica Ellis, Afro-Bets First Book About Africa; Michael Faul, The Story of Africa and Her Flags to Color; Muriel.

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