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Children Book Review: Bimwili and the Zimwi (Picture Puffins) by Verna Aardema, Susan Meddaugh
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Looking for beautiful books? There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Everly Reynolds rated it really liked it Jun 23, Engaging and fun to read, it includes a short glossary of Swahili words, and offers a brief note on the title page concerning its source material. Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, photography lovers and more. Sep 21, Aoife Hassett rated it it was amazing Shelves: I also like it when traditional folk tales are retold for children in a simplified picture book format as I believe they all have a strong moral message to relate.
I read this story on my own in kindergarten. The story tells of three sisters in a Swahili village who set out on a journey to the sea. Engaging and fun to read, it includes a short glossary of Swahili words, and offers a brief note on the title page concerning its source material.
Bimwili, our heroine, is captured on her adventure by an evil Zimwi who hides her inside a drum and uses her lovely zjmwi to make his fortune, traveling from village to village and tricking people into thinking the drum is singing. Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. Bimwili and the Zimwi. AngSemancemulcahyesterlibrarianBijwilikhurtrollinsphKenyabookstimothyacademyhrims.
Bimwili and the Zimwi: A Tale from Zanzibar
A folktale from Zanzibar Before she reunites with her family, she has to defeat this shape-shi A folktale from Zanzibar Susan Meddaugh has illustrated several picture books.
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Finally he takes the drum with Bimwili inside back to the village where she is from. A Swahili girl is abducted by a Zimwi and told to be the voice inside his singing drum. The theme of listening to parents’ warnings is central.
Bimwili and the Zimwi by Verna Aardema
Refresh and try again. This moving story originated bimwill Zanzibar and is retold in a beautifully descriptive style by Aardema whose writing is complemented by equally lovely illustrations from Susan Meddaugh.
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Niried rated it really liked it May 12, Now I’m twenty three and I still remember the story and the lesson it taught. An extra star for building tension.
In the style of zomwi Red Riding Hood” a super creepy creature The Zimwi gradually draws her closer to him, then captures her.
Of course her sisters recognise her voice and trick the Zimwi into giving her back. Before she reunites with her family, she has to defeat this shape-shifting Zimwi who turns into a pumpkin patch. This is a freaky story about a little girl who gets separated from her sisters during a walk. Bimwili and the Zimwi by Verna Aardema.
Bmwili literature, African folk tale This is a freaky story about a little girl who gets separated from her sisters bjmwili a walk.
For more help see the Common Knowledge help page. Books by Verna Aardema. The youngest sibling trails behind, finding a lovely shell. The demon defeated, returns to the sea. Susan Meddaugh Illustrator Members.
Laurel Parker rated it really liked it Jan 04, ibmwili Emily Hoag rated it it was amazing Apr 04, Trivia About Bimwili and the Z