Village of Round and Square Houses

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Macmillan Children's Books

Publication date: 26.05.1989
ISBN: 9780333485217
Number of pages: 32


Village of Round and Square Houses, written and illustrated by Ann Grifalconi, tells the story of Tos - a real life village in Cameroon - where the men live in square houses and the women live in round. The story behind this custom is sensitively retold through the eyes of a young girl brought up there.