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One hen : how one small loan made a big difference

Author: Katie Smith Milway; Eugenie Fernandes
Publisher: Toronto ; Tonawanda, NY : Kids Can Press, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Based on a true story, tells of how a poor Ghanaian boy buys a chicken through a community loan program, which eventually helps lift him, his mother, and his community out of poverty.
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Genre/Form: Picture books for children
Fiction
Juvenile works
Picture books
Juvenile fiction
Romans, nouvelles, etc. pour la jeunesse
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Katie Smith Milway; Eugenie Fernandes
ISBN: 9781554530281 1554530288
OCLC Number: 124034585
Awards: Notable Book for a Global Society award winner, 2009
Target Audience: 810
Description: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 32 cm
Responsibility: written by Katie Smith Milway ; illustrated by Eugenie Fernandes.

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Inspired by true events, One Hen tells the story of Kojo, a boy from Ghana who turns a small loan into a thriving farm and a livelihood for many.2010  Read more...

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The vibrant folkish art by Eugenie Fernandes bursts with color and texture and enhances this uplifting tale of the power of giving someone a chance.--<b><i>Detroit Free Press</b></i>

 
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