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Bright and colourful illustrations accompany this dual-language edition of Handa's Surprise.
Handa puts seven different delicious fruits in a basket to take to her friend Akeyo as a surprise. But Handa's walk takes her past a variety of animals, and the fruits do look very inviting....
With the text in both English and Somali, the familiar story will inspire both early readers and older learners who enjoy reading Somali and English in parallel. Enchanting artwork and bilingual text will help introduce young children to a foreign language in a natural and relaxed way.
Guidance for Use
This book is a high-quality dual-language picture book, suitable both for children who are learning and reading Somali in parallel and those being introduced to Somali or English as a second language.
The text in this story is fairly simple but it would be helpful for the parent / teacher to have a basic knowledge of the language as no pronunciation guide is included.
Paperback, 28pp, 260 x 215mm