Bonyo Bonyo: The True Story Of A Brave Boy From Kenya

ISBN-10: 098197144X
ISBN-13: 9780981971445
Author: Oelschlager, Vanita
Illustrated by: Blackwood, Kristin and Blanc, Mike
Interest Level: P-3
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Publication Date: April 2010

Copyright: 0

Page Count: 42


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Grades P-3

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BISAC Subjects

JUVENILE NONFICTION / History / Africa

JUVENILE NONFICTION / People & Places / Africa

JUVENILE NONFICTION / People & Places / United States / African American

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Bonyo Bonyo is a true story about how a Kenyan boy?s courage and determination, along with critical support from family and strangers, helped him live out his dream of becoming a physician. Pursuing his goal forces him to leave his family and ultimately his country. But years later he is able to return as a doctor with the resources to build a much-needed clinic...Bonyo?s story is full of wonderful core values: individual determination, growth through loss and pain, willingness of others to help us reach goals, the benefits of giving back..
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