Next Stop--Zanzibar Road!
|Rating||:||4.99 (816 Votes)|
|Number of Pages||:||40 Pages|
Here she is sporting her flippy-floppy, flappy-slippy, this-way-that-way pompom hat in five easy-to-read adventures including a bubble gum rescue and a brand-new tutti-frutti shirt for Mama Jumbo's adopted child, Little Chico the chicken. A charming picture book/chapter book hybrid that's terrific for reading aloud.. Full-color ink-and-watercolor illustrations bubble over with tiny details of the vivacious African village and Mama Jumbo's comfortable home under the pawpaw tree. Readers first met the elephant Mama Jumbo in Niki Daly's Welcome to Zanzibar Road
Preschool-Grade 3, --Hazel Rochman . Elephant saves the day when the taxi tire gets a puncture and she blows in air with her big trunk. Kids will enjoy the animal farce, as well as the silly sounds of the words and the warm sense of community. She bargains pawpaw (papaya) for Old Granny Baboon’s wooden beads, and then she swaps the beads for a mirror. From Booklist The animal characters from Welcome to Zanzibar Road (2006) go to the busy market in this picture book, which is divided into chapters, set in an African village. Elephant Mama Jumbo