The Lion's Whisker

Sister and Brother Take On a Challenge Together; A Circle Round Book
by Rebecca Sheir, Nikita Abuya

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Filled with vibrant folk art and thoughtful lessons, this picture book rooted in Ethiopian folktales reveals the power of patience, understanding, and sibling love.

Courage, collaboration, patience, and sibling love prevail in this folktale with its roots in the Ethiopian tradition. The Lion's Whisker tells the story of Brother and...
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Published By Storey Publishing, LLC

Format Hardback


Number Of Pages 44

Publication Date 05/23/2023

ISBN 9781635865202

Dimensions 8.8 inches x 8.75 inches

“This book is a beautiful and fun way to learn how to share and get along with others, especially your sibling. I remember the days when I fought constantly with my sister . . . but now we share everything, including a deep love of Circle Round!”

— Hrishikesh Hirway, musician and host of the podcast Song Exploder

“This age-old Ethiopian folktale gets a Circle Round refresh. Relatable and fun for young readers everywhere, this book will have families and classrooms talking, creating, and playing together. A wonderful read-aloud or read-alone for any home or classroom.”

— Mindy Thomas, host of the podcast Wow in the World