Loito and the Lioness (David Read)

The Loito and the Lioness is an authentic Masai legend written for children. It tells how a Masai boy and a lioness become friends by helping each other resulting in a lasting connection between the lions and the Purko clan of the Masai.

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Loito and the Lioness (David Read) - Loito and the Lioness (David Read),ISBN9780473264475
Loito and the Lioness (David Read),ISBN9780473264475
Loito and the Lioness (David Read)
How the Masai and the lions became friends.

An authentic Masai legend as told by David Read.

written by Birgit Hendry.

illustrated by Frédéric N. Marschall.

David Read, born to British parents in Kenya in 1922, spent most of his childhood with the Masai tribe in the famous wilderness area which is known today as the Serengeti. David, speaking the Masai language fluently, is a treasure trove of information about the tribe's history, legends, ceremonies and lifestyle.

The Loito and the Lioness is an authentic Masai legend, written for children. It tells how a Masai boy and a lioness become friends by helping each other, resulting in a lasting connection between the lions and the Purko clan of the Masai.

The story is followed by some interesting facts about the Masai in East Africa.
  • ISBN: 9780473264475
  • Published: 1-JUN-2011
  • Pages: 16
  • Dimensions: 170x235mm
Soft cover Soft cover
NZ$ 12.99



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