From Lantern Books; Happy World Literacy Day

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The world has changed since 1966 – but our determination to provide every woman and man with the skills, capacities and opportunities to become everything they wish, in dignity and respect, remains as firm as ever. Literacy is a foundation to build a more sustainable future for all.                                                                                                         UNESCO Director-General

“Once you learn to read, you will be forever free.” So said the great Frederick Douglass. As the world celebrates International Literacy Day today, we bring to you a small list of some some of our exciting titles you can get for your kids (and also for yourself!) to mark this special day.

Faceless by Amma Darko

Fofo in her innocence seeks help. What she doesn’t know is that the society has lost its priorities, its sense of direction; it has become dysfunctional and deaf to the cries of abandoned children. FACELESS is a story set in a world where parents have lost moral authority over their children and are totally paralyzed by fear of the society.

 

 

 

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