Book Aid International use ‘Where the wild things are’ in Africa
Pasqualia reading, Still from the film
Book Aid International, IBBY UK’s nominee for the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award, has made a new fundraising film using a universally favourite picture book – Where the wild things are by Maurice Sendak. It is filmed in the Rift Valley in Kenya. You can see the film here
It has been shortlisted for the Charity Film Awards so please vote here
Visit Book Aid’s website to see some of the fabulous work they are doing around the world to bring books to those ‘furthest from the book’.
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