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EconKids Home Book of the Month March 2007. Mama Panya's Pancakes: A Village Tale from Kenya / by M. & R. Camberlin, il. J Cairns

March 2007. Mama Panya's Pancakes: A Village Tale from Kenya / by M. & R. Camberlin, il. J Cairns

 


Title:
  Mama Panya's Pancakes:  A Village Tale from Kenya
Author: Mary Chamberlin; Rich hamberlin
Illustrator: Julia Cairns
Publisher: Barefoot Books
ISBN: 1-84148-139-4
Year: 2005
Flesch-Kinkaid Grade Level:  3.8

Concepts: markets, scarcity

Summary:
  Mama Panya and her son, Adika, are all ready for market day where Mama is planning on using her few coins to buy the ingredients to make pancakes for dinner. Adika is so excited that he can't help inviting all of their friends and neighbors.

Source of Summary: School Library Journal Review


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