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The travels of Igal Shidad = Safarada Cigaal Shidaad : a Somali folktale / retold by Kelly Dupre ; illustrated by Amin Amir ; Somali translation by Said Salah Ahmed.

Dupre, Kelly. (Author). Amir, Amin. (Illustrator). Ahmed, Said Salah. (Translator).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Ohio Twp PL - Bell Road Library JE DUP (Text) 39206020206361 J Picture Book - Stories Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781931016148
  • ISBN: 1931016143
  • Physical Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 24 x 28 cm.
  • Publisher: Saint Paul, MN : Minnesota Humanities Center, c2008.

Content descriptions

General Note: "Minnesota Humanities Center, Somali Bilingual Book Project."
Summary, etc.: Igal Shidad searches the drought-stricken land looking for a better home for his family, asking Allah for guidance. He eventually discovers that his prayers have been answered without even realizing it.
Language Note: In Somali and English.
Subject: Shidad, Egal (Legendary character) > Juvenile literature.
Tales > Somalia > Juvenile literature.
Folklore > Somalia > Juvenile literature.
Somali language materials > Bilingual.

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