Kai : a mission for her village--Africa, 1440 / by Dawn C. Gill Thomas ; illustrated by Vanessa Holley
- Girlhood journeys
- Kai's dream -- The Oni's mission -- The journey begins -- Lost in the forest -- Warriors on horseback -- Oyo -- Journey to 1440.
- In fifteenth-century Africa, Kai and her beautiful but lazy older sister Jamila undertake a perilous four-day journey to another Yoruba village, seeking help for their starving tribe after the blight of the yam crop.
- 0689811403 (hardcover)
- Audience Notes:
- "Ages 7-11"--P.  of cover.
- "Girlhood journeys collection."
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