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Publisher Description

Joseph Lemasolai Lekuton gives American kids a firsthand look at growing up in Kenya as a member of a tribe of nomads whose livelihood centers on the raising and grazing of cattle. Readers share Lekuton's first encounter with a lion, the epitome of bravery in the warrior tradition. They follow his mischievous antics as a young Maasai cattle herder, coming-of-age initiation, boarding school escapades, soccer success, and journey to America for college. Lekuton's riveting text combines exotic details of nomadic life with the universal experience and emotions of a growing boy.

GENRE
Young Adult
RELEASED
2005
October 11
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
128
Pages
PUBLISHER
National Geographic Society
SELLER
Penguin Random House LLC
SIZE
7.7
MB

Customer Reviews

Belazz ,

Facing the lion

I found this to be an interesting and informative book.

Supersam2313 ,

Awesome

Really enjoyed it! It remind me of my life and México and when I frist moved to USA,,,,

Factual star reviewer ,

Interesting

I think this is good so far