A Tanzanian boy saves his coins to buy a bicycle so that he can help his parents carry goods to market, but then he discovers that in spite of all he has saved, he still does not have enough money.I emptied my secret money box, arranged the coins in piles and the piles in rows.... The market is full of wonderful things -- roasted peanuts, rice cakes, toy trucks, kites -- but Saruni doesna#39;t buy any of them.
|Title||:||My Rows and Piles of Coins|
|Author||:||Tololwa Marti Mollel, Earl B. Lewis|
|Publisher||:||Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - 1999|