Pretty Salma: A Little Red Riding Hood Story from Africa

Written and Illustrated by Niki Daly

In this African version of Little Red Riding Hood, Granny sends Pretty Salma to the market with a warning not to talk to anyone. She disobeys and stops to talk to Mr. Dog. He fools her and takes her ntama, her white beads, and her yellow sandals. He’s headed for Granny’s house. Will Pretty Salma and Granny come out of this alive?

Age Range 4 - 7 years
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Copyright Year
Page Count
32
Publisher
Clarion Books
Grade Level Pre-K - 2nd
ISBN
9780618723454
Lexile AD510
Themes