Picture Books Set in Africa

By Here Wee Read

By Here Wee Read

Picture Books Set in Africa

I Am You: A Book about Ubuntu

Refiloe Moahloli and Zinelda McDonald


Tani's New Home: A Refugee Finds Hope and Kindness in America

Tanitoluwa Adewumi and Courtney Dawson


Gloria's Porridge

Elizabeth Laird


A Plan for the People: Nelson Mandela's Hope for His Nation

Lindsey McDivitt, Lindsay McDivitt, et al.


Watch Me: A Story of Immigration and Inspiration

Doyin Richards and Joe Cepeda


Christmas in Lagos

Sharon Abimbola Salu


Mama Panya's Pancakes: A Village Tale from Kenya

Richard Chamberlin Chamberlin


When I Get Older: The Story Behind "wavin' Flag"

Sol Sol, K'Naan, et al.


Mama Africa!: How Miriam Makeba Spread Hope with Her Song

Kathryn Erskine and Charly Palmer


Nana Akua Goes to School

Tricia Elam Walker and April Harrison


A Thirst for Home: A Story of Water Across the World

Christine Ieronimo and Eric Velasquez


Africa Is Not a Country

Margy Burns Knight, Mark Melnicove, et al.


Mufaro's Beautiful Daughters: An African Tale

John Steptoe and John Steptoe


Rain School

James Rumford


The Patchwork Bike

Maxine Beneba Clarke and Van Thanh Rudd


I Just Want to Say Good Night

Rachel Isadora and Rachel Isadora


The Ghanaian Goldilocks

Tamara Pizzoli and Phil Howell


African: A Children's Picture Book

Peter Tosh and Rachel Moss


A Visit to Grandad: An African ABC

Sade Fadipe and Shedrach Ayalomeh


The Magic Doll: A Children's Book Inspired by African Art

Adrienne Yabouza and Γ‰lodie Nouhen


Hockey Night in Kenya

Eric Walters, Danson Mutinda, et al.


Baby Goes to Market

Atinuke and Angela Brooksbank


One Hen: How One Small Loan Made a Big Difference

Katie Smith Milway and Eugenie Fernandes