Mufaro has two beautiful daughters. Nyasha is kind and considerate, but Manyara is selfish and spoiled. When the king decides to choose a bride from among "The Most Worthy and Beautiful Daughters in the Land," both Mufaro's girls travel to the capital city. But only one can be chosen to marry the king.Perfect for introducing variants to the Cinderella story as well as the history, culture, and geography of the African nation of Zimbabwe.
This is an excellent book. My daughter requested it after reading it in school and watching a video of it.Published 1 month ago by MACUB
As a pre-schoool teacher with a multi-cultural view, this book is perfect...the children see the relation to the 'traditional' Cinderella story & at the same time can appreciate a... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Jewel Hill
Mufaro's Beautiful Daughters is an African Tale of a proud man named Mufaro, who has two beautiful daughters named Manyara and Nyasha. One daughter was proud and boastful. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Nicholas Barber
This book will be given as part of a library that is being established for children in Liberia. This seems like a book that will interest female children and will inspire them to... Read morePublished 3 months ago by Patricia W. Johnson
This was my favorite book as a child and now as a parent , I can share this story with the children in my family. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Antoinette
I've searched stores endlessly for this book! This was my favorite childhood story. Now that I have a little girl, I wanted to share this story with her. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Khadija Ali
This is a great book for every little girl to own. Who doesn't love a good fairy tale with a lesson to be learned.Published 5 months ago by Mel L