Julia Cairns

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Mama Panya's Pancakes

Illustrated by: Julia Cairns
Age Level: 3-6

"Mama Panya and her son, Adika, are all ready for market day where Mama is planning on using her few coins to buy the ingredients to make pancakes for dinner. Adika is so excited that he can't help inviting all of their friends and neighbors. Mama Panya is worried that his generosity may be more than her few coins and their meager supplies can provide. Luckily all of the guests arrive with gifts, and a Kenyan cross between 'Stone Soup' and the story of the loaves and the fishes is realized." — School Library Journal