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966.93 – Benin

January 14, 2010 Leave a comment Go to comments

A list of choices for replacing old books about Algeria (Africa) in the library children’s/YA collection.
pink numbers = Horn Book Guide rating / red numbers= Follett reading level / green numbers=Lexile

Recommended by at Least One Source

Nothing less than 10 years old is in print at this time.
Folklore
Only One Cowry: A Dohomean Tale by Phillis Gershator (Orchard, 2000) 2 / 2.8 / 680 / K-4

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Available in the Service Center Collections

Kindergarten-Grade 4

Grades 5-8
Benin: An African Kingdom and Culture by Kit Elliott (Cambridge Topic – Lerner 1973) 7.1 /
Benin by Martha Kneib (Cultures of the World, 2nd Ed – Benchmark 2006) ~3 / 8.4 /
Ancient African Town by Fiona Macdonald (Metropolis –Watts 1998) X / 8.3 / 1000
The Kingdom of Benin in West Africa by Heather Millar (Cultures of the Past – Benchmark 1997) 3 / 7.5 /

Grade 7 and up

Folklore

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Last updated January 13, 2010
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