Mee-An and the Magic Serpent (Hardcover)

By Baba Wague Diakite

Groundwood Books, 9780888997197, 32pp.

Publication Date: February 1, 2007



Beautiful Mee-An wants to get married but can t seem to find a man who is as perfect as she is. One day, however, her sister Assa finds Mee-An the perfect mate. Mee-An is determined to marry him, even after a series of bad omens occur. Off the sisters go to live with the perfect man, only to discover he is not at all what he seems to be. Will Assa be able to save her sister from a terrible fate? Baba Wague Diakite's proves himself a wonderful storyteller, and his brilliant art brings village life alive.