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Download Chicken in the Kitchen Doc ↠ 32 pages Á Nnedi okorafor Ô [Reading] ➿ Chicken in the Kitchen Author Nnedi Okorafor – Dcmdirect.co.uk What would you do if you woke up one night to find the shadow of a giant chicken passing your bedroom door Go and investigate of course When Anyaugo foHer aunties have cooked for the New Yam Festival the next day A hugely entertaining look at the fascinating masuerade culture of West Africa from the perspective of a plucky young Nigerian girl who finds the courage to protect the traditions she lov So strange Gorgeous

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Re where nothing is uite as it seems Is the nature spirit that lives in the wooden walls of her Chicken in MOBI #181 house a help or a hindrance Is the mischievous giant chicken a friend or a foe Most importantly will Anyaugo be able to save the food This was such a wonderful and cute picture book I've been looking for picture books that showcase a differently cultural perspective than typical picture books and this book definitely hit the nail on the head I thought the illustrations were amazing and the story introduces little ones to the traditional New Yam Festival in Nigeria I had no knowledge of it until I read it in this book and now I'm extremely curious about it If you haven't picked this picture book up I would definitely recommend giving it a try

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Chicken in the KitchenWhat would you do if you woke up one night to find the shadow of a giant chicken passing your bedroom door Go and investigate of course When Anyaugo follows a giant chicken into her kitchen one warm night in Nigeria she embarks on a hilarious adventu While tolerance for differences is a hallmark of many picture books everywhere it is still pretty difficult in this country US of A to find books from a “diverse” cultural perspective which is a code word for books that speak to issues of cultural heritage national identity gender sexuality and so on; it is even rarer to find books written from an international perspective Chicken in the Kitchen winner of the African Studies Association Children’s Africana book is set in Nigeria on the night before the New Yam Festival A girl named Anyaugo the name of Okorafor’s own daughter wakes in the middle of the night to the sound of a giant chicken going crazy in the kitchen Chill The food out there is for the Festival dude Anyauga enlists the assistance of her friend the Wood Wit a nature spirit to help her get rid of the chicken Fun informative very colorful art from Iranian born Mehrdokht AminiA five star book would have added a section about the New Yam Festival and other spiritsmonsters in Nigeria And maybe a little fuller ending But on the whole I loved itFull disclosure for example I’m bragging the author is a friend of mine Okay I haven’t seen her in years but she has a story in a book I am editing on Growing up Chicago how did the reviewer make this review self serving in TWO ways dear readers