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One Big Family: Sharing life in an African village by Ifeoma Onyefulu
Published by Frances Lincoln, 1996

Here is a unique insight into African village life and a special way of sharing, celebrating and making important decisions. One little girl tells how each member of her family, from her brother who helps sweep the village ilo, to her grandfather with his words of wisdom, contributes to the well-being and happiness of their village.

 
One Big Family: Sharing life in an African village by Ifeoma Onyefulu

“This stunningly illustrated book glows with warmth, joy and family pride and is an important and positive contribution to the study of Africa.” Junior Education

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