A rich, warm book of photographs ... this is really an exploration of the diversity of Nigerian village life Bookseller It follows the established format of this classy series - splendid coloured photos of family life which highlight African traditions, food and social life while pursuing the maths scene Guardian This is an enchanting book full of lavish photographs that enhance the poetic text School Librarian Stunningly illustrated with photographs and gives children an insight into life in other countries. Early Years Educator
About the Author
Ifeoma Onyefulu was brought up in a traditional village in Eastern Nigeria. After completing a business management course, she trained as a photographer, contributing to a number of magazines. Ifeoma's highly acclaimed children's books are renowned for countering negative images of Africa by celebrating its traditional village life. Her work has been admired at many exhibitions. A is for Africa, her first book, was chosen as one of Child Education's Best Information Books and Junior Education's Best Books. She has twice won the Children's Africana Book Award: Best Book for Young Children in the USA for Here Comes Our Bride! in 2005 and Ikenna Goes to Nigeria in 2008. Ifeoma lives in London.