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    Nemen M. Kpahn, Shabamukama Osbert,

ISBN: 978-1945408120
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Little Brave Lydia

by: Nemen M. Kpahn, Shabamukama Osbert,
4.50 out of 5 based on 2 customer ratings
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Eight-year-old Lydia is separated from her family during the civil war. Through her bravery and self-initiative, she endured abuse from the woman who had rescued her. Lydia never gave up. She drew pictures, sang songs and recited poems to get through the hard times. Lydia was always brave.

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Nemen M. Kpahn is a social worker working with House With No Steps, a disability service organization in Queensland, Australia. Born in Liberia, Mr. Kpahn has lived in a number of counties, including Ghana, Ivory Coast and Guinea. His abiding interest in writing for both adults and children is not just because of his three beautiful children, Katherine, Bernice and Benedict. He writes to encourage the culture of reading in Liberia and other parts of the world. One of the authors for Liberia’s Ministry of Education supplemental reading project books for kids, his previously published works includes The Fading Flower, a historical fiction novel that explores the tumultuous, violent politics of Cold War–era Liberia. In Liberia, Mr. Kpahn was also trained to write children’s stories by CODE/Canada, a Canadian NGO in support of literacy and learning in Canada and around the world. Mr. Kpahn has studied in Liberia, Ghana and Australia; attending primary and secondary school in Liberia, the Institute of Management Studies in Ghana, graduating with two diplomas and then returning to Liberia to complete a bachelor’s degree in Public Administration. He is presently studying for a Master’s degree in Communication in Australia. Kpahn now lives in Brisbane, Australia, with his family.

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Shabamukama Osbert was born on July 7, 1990 in the small village of Mbonwa, Ibanda District, Western Uganda. Since his mother died when he was five-years-old, Osbert was raised by a single father in a big family with eleven other siblings. Art has always been a passion, even during his primary and secondary education. In 2016, he earned his bachelor’s degree in industrial and fine art from Makerere University.

Mr. Osbert is a painter, structural designer and an illustrator. He loves art. During his free time, he enjoys photography, travelling, painting and doing illustrations. Mr. Osbert currently lives in Kampala, Uganda.

Contact with Mr. Osbert on Facebook, @Ashabo Osbert.
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Eight-year-old Lydia is separated from her family during the civil war. Through her bravery and self-initiative, she endured abuse from the woman who had rescued her. Lydia never gave up. She drew pictures, sang songs and recited poems to get through the hard times. Lydia was always brave.

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ISBN: 978-1945408120
Publisher: Village Tales Publishing
Publish Date: 2017
Page Count: 50

  1. Rated 5 out of 5

    I would recommend this book for any kid who wants to read about what happened during the Liberian civil war to kids. Even though Lydia the protagonist went through some hardships, she emerged victorious.
    Thank you dad for such a great work.

  2. Rated 4 out of 5

    Thank you dad for such a beautiful story about a courageous little girl. Her courage inspires me not to give up easily in life