Mansa Musa and the Empire of Mali
In a mix of historical fiction, nonfiction, and biography, Mansa Musa pulls readers into the medieval empire of Mali. It focuses on the interesting life story of the emperor Mansa Musa, who ruled Mali in the early 1300s. The book is engaging and should be enjoyed by children ages nine and older as a readaloud or ages eleven and older as independent reading.
(Reviewed by Jenny Phillips)
|Period||14th Century, Early 1300s|
|Genre||Biography, Historical Fiction|
|The Good and the Beautiful Library||No|