Did you know there are over 1000 languages in Africa? Celebrate the extraordinary diversity of this vibrant continent by following the daily live of children in over 20 modern African countries. Ranging from such lesser-known nations as Seychelles, Benin, and Comoros to others more familiar such Egypt, Nigeria, and South Africa, the beautiful illustrations and well-researched text touch upon children’s lives in big cities and small villages, towering mountains and wide desert expanses, ocean beaches and rainforests. Young readers may be inspired to do their own research. Paperback, 41 pages. Ages 6 to 12.