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CD Audiobook 0 editions. Dec 04, Lana Clifton rated it really liked bumwili Shelves: Lists with This Book. A Swahili girl is abducted by a Zimwi and told to be the voice inside his singing drum. Milliejupiter rated it it was amazing Nov 13, In she published her first book, the collection of stories, Tales from the Story Hat. Verna Aardema is known for her wonderful folktale adaptations, and Bimwili and the Zimwi is no exception.
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Finally he takes the drum with Bimwili inside back to the village where she is from. She went on to write over thirty more books, most of them folkloric retellings.
Description Set in a Swahili village in Zanzibar, this story is about Bimwili, who is captured by the demon, Zimwi whilst searching for a shell on the beach. What does THAT tell you?
Books by Verna Aardema. Jun 22, Kaitlin R. Now I’m twenty three and I still remember the story and the lesson it taught. All children will love this book of color and vibrancy.
I read it to my niece when she comes over and I plan to read it to my own children. Sep 30, Chamera rated it really liked it.
Bimwili and the Zimwi
Aardema was married twice, and died in in Fort Myers, Florida. Liam rated it really liked it Ghe 22, Amazon Kindle 0 editions. I liked this story as it shows the power of strong family values, how we all need to look after each other and, of course, the prevalence of good over evil. Abbey rated it it was amazing Jan 14, Eventually escaping through the power of her song, which she uses to communicate her plight, Bimwili is reunited with her family, and the Zimwi returns to his seaside haunts The demon defeated, returns to the sea.
An inquisitive young girl named Bimwili finds herself imprisoned in a “singing drum” by the troll-like Zimwi in this retelling of a folktale from Zanzibar.
Bimwili and the Zimwi by Verna Aardema
Jenreejohn Debil rated it it was amazing Dec 02, May 15, Wendy rated it it was amazing. Emily Hoag rated it it was amazing Apr 04, A Swahili girl is abducted by a Zimwi and told to be the voice inside his singing drum.
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Bimwili and the Zimwi. It tells the story of a young girls first adventure from her village and how negligence can end in disaster, but that a families love will always prevail in keeping one safe. Become a LibraryThing Author. Project Gutenberg 0 editions.
Bimwili and the Zimwi: A Tale from Zanzibar
Sign up for LibraryThing to find out whether you’ll like this book. This is Hansel and Gretel on steroids; don’t read this to your young one if they are afraid of being taken away by green creatures and made to sing in a drum!
AngSemancemulcahyesterlibrarianRSZambiakhurtrollinsphKenyabookstimothyacademyhrims. Be the first to ask a question about Bimwili and the Zimwi. To ask other readers questions anv Bimwili and the Zimwiplease sign up. An extra star for building tension.
Of course her sisters recognise her voice and trick the Zimwi into giving her back. Sep 21, Aoife Hassett rated it it was amazing Shelves: Feb 29, Sarah rated it really liked bumwili Shelves: Eventually escaping through the power of her song, which she uses to communicate her plight, Bimwili is reunited with her family, and the Zimwi returns to his seaside haunts Laurel Parker rated it really liked it Jan 04,