Chirchir is singing

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Chirchir just wants to make herself useful like all her other family members. But she drops Mama's water bucket, spills Kogo's tea, and sends Baba's potatoes tumbling down the hill. Isn't there something that Chirchir does best? Set in the rolling hills of rural Kenya, this is a wise and lyrical story about belonging from Kelly Cunnane, the author of the Ezra Jack Keats Award winner For You Are a Kenyan Child, accompanied by Jude Daly's beautiful folk art-style illustrations.
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Level 3.9, 0.5 Points
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AD: Adult Directed 760L
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Grouping Title chirchir is singing
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subject_facet Families -- Kenya -- Juvenile fiction, Kenya -- Juvenile fiction, Singing -- Juvenile fiction, Villages -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Chirchir is singing
title_full Chirchir Is Singing, Chirchir is singing / written by Kelly Cunnane ; illustrated by Jude Daly
title_short Chirchir is singing
topic_facet Families, Juvenile Fiction, Singing, Villages