Title: Sleep well, Siba and Saba
Author: Nansubuga Nagadya Isdahl (illustrated by Sandra Van Doorn)
Publisher: Lantana Publishing
Number of pages: 32
Type of Book: Fiction; African
Age: 3- 8
Buy it here: https://www.amazon.com/Sleep-Well-Nansubuga-Nagadya-Isdahl/dp/1911373099/ref=tmm_hrd_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=1518566520&sr=8-1 ; https://www.lantanapublishing.com/shop/books/sleep-well-siba-saba/
Price: $12.75; 7.99GBP
In this heart-warming story, Ugandan sisters Siba and Saba lose things (anything you can imagine, slippers, umbrellas, sweaters, sandals, cats!) during the day and find them in their dreams at night! One day, or rather one night, their dreams take an interesting turn … * read the book*
Dream and wake with Siba and Saba to enjoy the sights and sounds of Uganda.
THUMBS UP AND DOWN
UP: It gives readers a sneak peek into life in Uganda, from the markets and the beaches to the plants and animals, to the rich culture and a little bit of Lugandan (the language). Readers will go on a safari with the sisters, see and learn about the hustle and bustle of city of Kampala, the sandy beaches at Ssese islands, etc.
HAVE FUN WITH THIS BOOK
- Watch a video here:
- Read an excerpt here: https://www.lantanapublishing.com/shop/books/sleep-well-siba-saba/
CHALLENGE: Sleep well, Siba and Saba
CREATE (WRITE a Story/Poem OR DRAW)
Study the picture below, then …
- Find Siba and Saba (3 – 5 year olds)
- Find three things in the picture in the crossword puzzle below (6 – 8 year olds)
Send your answers to firstname.lastname@example.org
Entry requirements: Entrants must be within the 3 – 8 age range. The first correct entry will be announced on this page and will win a copy of this book.
Answers must be submitted before 12:00am on Friday, February 23rd 2018.
Next Book of the Week:
WHERE THE WILD THINGS ARE by Maurice Sendak
photo credit: lantanapublishing.com
2 thoughts on “Sleep Well, Siba and Saba”
Great review and I love the accompanying activities
Thank you Racheael!!