Tall Enough

$14.99

Tall Enough is a folk tale of a South African boy, Tshepo, who wishes to be tall like the trees. After planting his feet in the ground, and watering himself, he finally gets his wish and turns into a tall tree. Soon Tshepo realizes that being a tree is no fun, and with the help of a bird learns one of life’s most crucial lessons, the grass isn’t always greener on the other side. This beautifully illustrated book, written in both English and isiXhosa, highlights the universal importance of being comfortable in your own skin.

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  • Tall Enough is a folk tale of a South African boy, Tshepo, who wishes to be tall like the trees. After planting his feet in the ground, and watering himself, he finally gets his wish and turns into a tall tree. Soon Tshepo realizes that being a tree is no fun, and with the help of a bird learns one of life’s most crucial lessons, the grass isn’t always greener on the other side. This beautifully illustrated book, written in both English and isiXhosa, highlights the universal importance of being comfortable in your own skin.
  • With the purchase of this book you’re promoting cultural understanding in the United States while also providing students in South Africa access to books from their home culture and written in their mother-tongue language.
  • Hardcover: 32 pages
    Publisher: Teach Twice
    Language: English/isiXhosa
    ISBN-13: 978-0-9850917-0-5
    Product Dimensions: 8.5 in x 8.5 in
    Shipping weight: 12 ounces

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Weight 12 oz
Dimensions 8.5 x 8.5 in

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