One hen : how one small loan made a big difference
Source:Kids Can Press, Toronto ; Tonawanda, NY, p.32 (2008)
Call Number:Cubb Curr PS3613 .I59197 O54 2008 F
Keywords:Africa--Economic conditions--1960- --Juvenile fiction, Africa--Social conditions--1960- --Juvenile fiction, Borrowing and lending--Fiction, Chickens--Fiction, Communities--Juvenile fiction, Ghana--Fiction, Loans--Fiction, Microfinance--Africa--Juvenile fiction, Picture books for children, Poverty--Fiction
Summary: Based on a true story, tells of how a poor Ghanaian boy buys a chicken through a community loan program, which eventually helps lift him, his mother, and his community out of poverty.
Lexile measure 810; ages 7-12; book level 4.6