The Power of One Writer
Back Yards, Ethiopia and Children's Books

And another simple story for Ethiopia

01 secret a bag

01 secret what's inside

01 secret jumps01 secret thuds

01 secret

01 secret is out

01 secret last page

Our challenge to ourselves–a third grader, a fifth grader and me–was to think of American sayings or proverbs or idioms that we could turn into simple, easy-to-read stories.  These will be translated into various local languages. And of course part of the collection, ultimately, will be stories made from Ethiopian sayings or proverbs or idioms, too.

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