Figgy in the World
Published: 2013 by Omnibus Books
Level: Primary Years (3-5)
Figgy and her goat Kwame live in Ghana with Grandma Ama. Figgy has two problems. One is her name – nobody else in the whole country has that name! The second is her Grandma who is ill. Figgy decides to travel to America to get the special medicine Grandma Ama needs. Figgy’s journey through Ghana with Kwame and Nana is filled with adventures, good times and sadness and brings its rewards in the end.