BOOK
Title Idia of the Benin Kingdom / written by Ekiuwa Aire ; illustrated by Alina Shabelnyk.
Imprint [Place of publication not identified] : Our Ancestories, 2020.
©2020

Copies/Volumes

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 Children's  920.72 A76id    IN PROCESS
Edition First edition.
Description 1 volume, unpaged : color illustrations, color map ; 25 cm
Note "An empowering book for girls ages 4-8."
Recent Book Award Winners & Honorees - Winner, 2021.
Children's Africana Book Awards - Winner, 2021.
Subject Queens Nigeria Benin (Kingdom) -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Queens -- Nigeria -- Benin (Kingdom) -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Benin (Kingdom) -- Juvenile literature.
Nigeria -- Juvenile literature.
Queens.
Benin (Kingdom)
Nigeria.
Queens.
Africa -- Benin (Kingdom)
Genre History.
Juvenile works.
Biographies.
Summary Join Idia of the Benin Kingdom as she molds herself from the young and curious daughter of a village warrior to becoming the Queen of the ancient African Kingdom of Benin. Discover the journey of a young heroine who saw her future in a dream and works her way to becoming one of the most well-loved, praised, and successful queens in African History. Idia of the Benin Kingdom is a precious storybook that empowers young girls to create a vision of who they want to be as they create limitless possibilities for their future.
Other Author Shabelnyk, Alina, illustrator.