Children's books in Southern African Languages
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The definitive Ndebele general dictionary
Musa and Thoko ask Gogo Mabhena if they can help her paint her house and make magic colours and patterns on the wall. Except not everything quite goes to plan in this fun story.
Oh dear. The baby has hiccups and they just won’t stop, whatever Gogo and the rest of the family try. Except Dad who may just have the answer…
What’s making that noise in the middle of the night? Charming story about the antics of Netsai the donkey.
Mouse just thinks Chameleon would be too slow to escape from Cat like he can. And his eyes look funny. But Chameleon amazes Mouse with his different colours and eventually saves him from Cat. But how?
Landela uThemba ehambweni lwakhe lomama wakhe khanye lodadewabo uSuku besiyabona ubaba wakhe eGoli kukhisimusi. Kholisa ubumnandi bo hambo lobu ekuqaleni behamba ngenqola, kuze beseKombini ekucineni ngesitimela.
UGundwane ucabanga ukuthi uNwabu uzaphuza ukubalekela uMangoye lokho angakwenza.. Njalo amehlo akhe akhangeleka ehlekisa. Kodwa uNwabu uyamangalisa uGundwane ngamabala akhe atshiye tshiyeneyo njalo lokhu ucina ephephise impilo yakhe kuMangoye. Kodwa njani?
Oh maye mina! Elinye lamazinyo kaNgwenya elibukhali libuhlungu. Akula ngitsho cebo elincedayo awaboniswe ngabangane bakhe…ngaphandle kwelilodwa eliphuma endaweni engajayelekanga.
Umntwana uBusi ulele ngasemfuleni ngapha umama wakhe esebenza emaasimini. Endabeni ehlabusayo ephela ngendlela emangalisayo uginywa lixoxo lalo eliginywa yinyoka kusiya phambili kuze kufike imvubu enkhulu ebaginya bonke.
Baby Busi is sleeping by the river while her mother works in the fields. In a fun story with a surprising ending she is swallowed by a frog, who’s swallowed by a snake and so on until a big hippo swallows them all.
Oh dear! One of crocodile’s sharp teeth is very sore. None of the remedies suggested by the other animals helps…except for one from a very unlikely source!