Beatrice’s mum has asked her to take a bunch of bananas to Grandad. On her path through the jungle, Beatrice meets a giraffe who accidentally flicks them into a stream. Whoops! But the giraffe picks some flowers for Beatrice to take instead. As her journey continues flowers are swapped for honey, honey is swapped for some mangoes . . . and so it goes on until a friendly elephant swaps a feather for . . . a beautiful bunch of bananas! A lovely circular story, based onan African folktale, about family, friendship, and teamwork. Written by best-selling author Elizabeth Laird, and illustrated by Liz Pichon, creator of Tom Gates.
32 pages, Colour
Published: 2019 by Oxford University Press
Author(s): Elizabeth Laird
Beautiful Bananas Paperback Book Edition by Elizabeth Laird
Suggested Age Group(s): 3 to 5 year olds,