Why does Amadi's mother insist he learn to read words when he is going to be a great businessman? Why should an Igbo man of Nigeria waste precious time on books, anyway?When Amadi disobeys his mother and runs off to the market instead of sticking around for a reading lesson, he encounters a much-admired older boy secretly reading at a book stall. Crowding himself in among the stacks of books, Amad...
Age Range: 5 - 8 years
Grade Level: Kindergarten - 6
Lexile Measure: 510L
Hardcover: 32 pages
Publisher: Tilbury House Publishers; 1 edition (May 1, 2008)
Product Dimensions: 9.4 x 0.4 x 10.4 inches
Amazon Rank: 2182174
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ntrigued by a storybook with pictures of a strange white creature with a carrot for a nose. Over the course of a typical mischievous day, unable to shake his questions about the snowman, Amadi discovers the vast world reading could open up--especially for an Igbo man of Nigeria.