Item description for Ogilo and the Hippo (Junior Readers) by Asenath Odaga...
First published in Dholuo in 1983, this is the first English-language edition of this story for children. One morning Ogilo and his two friends discover a pregnant hippo stuck in a muddly hole. The story centres around the boys secrecy, to protect the hippo being killed by grown-ups for meat, and their efforts to save the hippo. The fate of the poacher contains a moral tale.
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Studio: East African Educ. Publ.
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.7" Width: 5.9" Height: 0.2" Weight: 0.2 lbs.
Release Date Jan 1, 1985
Publisher East African Educ. Publ.
ISBN 9966465448 ISBN13 9789966465443