Welcome to the African Storybook Project

Stories for multilingual literacy development

Find, Read and Download

Find enjoyable stories to use with children as they learn to read. Download and print them, or read them on a variety of devices.

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Create Your Own Stories

Create your own stories in one of our templates for others to read and use. You can also use our image bank to illustrate your stories.

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Version (Translate and Adapt)

Translate stories on the website into an African language or dialect or adapt stories for your context and the reading level of your children.

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What's New

Here are is some of our latest news


African Storybook Newsflash February 2015

We are proud to showcase a number of our stories that we have received from our pilot sites, many of which were initially in a local language from which we then arranged an English translation....


December News Flash and Season Greetings

Dear Friends of the African Storybook Project,
With this last News Flash for 2014, we would like to...

A selection of new stories published in October 2014

This newsflash provides a link to a selection of new stories published in October 2014.

What they say!