Tanzania: Local Books Open Worlds for City Kids

[allAfrica]Dar es Salaam -Before leaving Tanzania - where she worked on an education project - Jennifer Brookland, a senior writer and editor for Creative Associates International, visited a bookshop in the capital, Dar es Salaam. Kiswahili, along with English, is Tanzania's official language and the lingua franca of much of east Africa, but primary schools don't have enough books to serve their students. The Children's Book Project operates on the pr