Fatou, Fetch the Water

Duration: 12 minutes

The water bucket is empty! So, follow in the footsteps of forgetful Fatou, as she fetches a fresh supply for a family feast. But will she return from her journey through the village with just water, or with much more than she expected?

A charming tale of the joys of both giving and receiving. Also ideal for discussing different cultures. This picture book is set in the smallest country in Africa: The Gambia. Find a non-fiction section of facts about the cultures and traditions of this colourful nation, where the author runs three primary schools! Perfect for the year 1 curriculum.

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Recommended book band 6: orange.

Author: Griffiths, Neil
Illustrator: Collins, Peggy
Publisher: Red Robin Books
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£9.99
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Fatou, Fetch the Water

The water bucket is empty! So, follow in the footsteps of forgetful Fatou, as she fetches a fresh supply for a family feast. But will she return from her journey through the village with just water, or with much more than she expected?

ISBN: 9781905434169

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