My Precious Name is the story of a Ugandan boy who has a very special name: Abwooli. This special name, called an empako in Uganda, is something that the boy cherishes. However, Abwooli must learn how to deal with a relative who cannot remember his empako. Highlighting the cross cultural importance of family, My Precious Name is a story that will make a wonderful addition to your library collection.
With the purchase of this book you’re promoting cultural understanding in the United States while also providing students in Uganda access to books from their home culture and written in their mother-tongue language.
Hardcover: 32 pages
Publisher: Teach Twice
Product Dimensions: 8.5 in x 8.5 in
Shipping weight: 12 ounces