Nelson Mandela's Favorite African Folktales

Nelson Mandela's Favorite African Folktales

Audiobook CD - 2009
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Presents 22 tales, chiefly from South Africa and other countries in sub-Saharan Africa, as written and told or retold by various authors, and compiled by Nelson Mandela. Some include incidental music by Johnny Clegg or Vusi Mahlasela; five tracks at the end of disc 3 are short songs, some drawn from the stories, by these two musicians.
Publisher: New York : Hachette Audio ; Los Angeles : Artists for a New South Africa, p2009
ISBN: 9781600246661
Characteristics: 3 sound discs (3 hrs.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in
Additional Contributors: Mandela, Nelson 1918-2013
Alternative Title: Favorite African folktales


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Aug 11, 2012

Very interesting folk tales read by celebrities such as Alan Rickman. Stories are very engaging and vary in length. The children (grades 2 - 4) were quite interested and entertained. I intend to buy this one.


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