The Sound of Kwanzaa (Hardcover)

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By Dimitrea Tokunbo, Lisa Cohen (Illustrator)
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Hear the words, sing the songs, dance to the beat, and shout "Harambee " as you jump into this joyful celebration of the sounds of Kwanzaa
The sound is Umoja--bringing us together.
The sound is Kuumba--the songs of our ancestors.
The sound is Kwanzaa
Lively verse and colorful illustrations guide you through the seven principles of this festive holiday. All you have to do is come close, gather round, and discover what Kwanzaa is all about.

About the Author

Dimitrea is a free-lance graphic designer, illustrator, and mural painter; a full-time mom; and a part-time FedEx employee. She studied illustration at Moore College of Art for Women. Who am I? "I'm a dreamer whose quiet steps savor the glory and stillness of manicured gardens, glistening fountains, and ivy-covered castles. I'm a singer whose clapping hands carry the tropical song of steel drums, bongos, and tambourines." Dimitrea currently lives in New York City.

Lisa Cohen is a self-taught artist who was born in Cape Town, South Africa. She moved to the United States in the early 1980s, eager to embrace freedom of expression. She paints and lives in New Orleans with her family.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780545018654
ISBN-10: 054501865X
Publisher: Scholastic Press
Publication Date: October 2009
Pages: 32
Language: English