More books for a bookworm It seemed logical that after learning about Vikings, Africa could be of interest and should be known about I didn t get much of a come back about these books, but they were read and handed on to other children. When a terrible drought hits the beautiful Kapiti Plain and the animals leave, young herd boy Ki pat must find a way to end the drought and save the wildlife on the plain Bringing the Rain to Kapiti Plain by Verna Aardema is a delightful rhyming story full of bright and vivid illustrations by Beatriz Vidal A really lovely book. Linked to topic really well The children loved the repetition and joined in Thanks Love this story Y1 just about to work with this book but having planned around it, I am looking forward to sharing the book with the classes They will love it as much as Mama Panya. Lovely book, great illiillustrations. Excellent book for children in African countries Why The book is repetitive lie Old Macdonald s Farm, This book also is being sent to an orphan school in Entebbe Uganda, where the children have to learn English beginning in K.G at age 5 this book would be suitable for young English speaking children too who are just learning to read. Didn t keep my students attention Illustrations were good Size was good Repeating storyline was not really engaging and boring.