Written by Ka‘ōhua Lucas
Illustrated by Boots Lupenui
Music is an integral part of many ‘ohana, and its venue is often the backyard! Play along with a young keiki kāne and his ‘ohana while learning about musical instruments common to Hawaiian backyard music jams. Add rhythm and melody by reading the story to the tune of the children’s rhyme, “Who stole the cookie from the cookie jar?”
The Kamaiki Series of bilingual board books is based on contemporary Hawaiian culture and designed for young children ages 0 to 3.
Hardcover. 2008. 5 x 6.75". 26 pp.
Kamaiki Series, Book 1
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