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Kele's Secret

Title

Kele's Secret

Illustrator

Catherine Stock

Publisher

Lodestar Books

Publication Year

1997

ISBN

9780773730076

Pages

27 pages

Genre

realism

Format

picturebook

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Eggs mark the spot - the secret spot where Kele the chicken has been laying. Light hearted game of detective in this account of a boy's adventure on his grandmother's coffee farm in Tanzania.

Grade Level

K-3

Topic

Family Relationships; Legal guardianship; grandparents raising grandchild

Main Character

boy

Race/Ethnicities

Tanzanian

Family Formation

multi-generational

LGBTQ+

none

Awards

Best Children's Books of the Year, 1998
Kaleidoscope, A Multicultural Booklist for Grades K-8, Third Edition, 2001

Keywords

grandparents; eggs; chickens; scavenger hunt

Diversity Impact

indirect

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