A Wisp of Wisdom

As the sun rises behind Mount Yuhan, a leopard, a hornbill, a civet and a tortoise ascend a ladder into the clouds. A fly picks a fight with an elephant. A monkey pits his wits against a crocodile. And that’s all before breakfast.

Armoured pangolins, blue-bottomed drill monkeys, red-legged francolins and red river hogs are just some of the fascinating creatures you will discover in this collection of folk tales from the Korup region of Cameroon, tales that are just as extraordinary as the animals that inspired them…

Publisher: Lantana Publishing
Published: 30/11/2016
ISBN: 978-1911373063


Shortlisted for North Somerset Teachers' Book Award 2017


“A wonderful collection of stories”


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