Thank You, Omu!
In this remarkable author-illustrator debut that's perfect for fans of Last Stop on Market Street and Extra Yarn, a generous woman is rewarded by her community.Everyone in the neighborhood dreams of a taste of Omu's delicious stew One by one, they follow their noses toward the scrumptious scent. And one by one, Omu offers a portion of her meal. Soon the pot is empty. Has she been so generous that she has nothing left for herself? Debut author-illustrator Oge Mora brings to life a heartwarming story of sharing and community in colorful cut-paper designs as luscious as Omu's stew, with an extra serving of love. An author's note explains that Omu (pronounced AH-moo) means queen in the Igbo language of her parents, but growing up, she used it to mean Grandma. This book was inspired by the strong female role models in Oge Mora's life.
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It takes about 5 Hours and 14 minutes on average for a reader to read Thank You, Omu!. This is based on the average reading speed of 250 Words per minute.
What is the reading level for Thank You, Omu!?
The recommended reading level for Thank You, Omu! is Baby through 7th Grade .
What is the Lexile score for Thank You, Omu!?
The Lexile score for Thank You, Omu! is 630.
How long is Thank You, Omu!?
Thank You, Omu! is 40 pages long.
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Which awards has Thank You, Omu! won?
Thank You, Omu! won the following awards:
in 2019 Thank You, Omu! won the John Steptoe New Talent Award in category .
in 2019 Thank You, Omu! won the Caldecott Medal in category .
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