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ISSN: 2397-9607 Issue 51

In Issue 51 of the Baba Indaba Children’s Stories, Baba Indaba narrates the ancient Mexican legend of NEZAHUALPILLI KING OF TEXCOCO and the magnificent palace he built and lived in. The opulence of the palace so amazed the Spanish Conquistadors that they reported that it rivalled the best palaces of Europe and the East. We invite you to download and read the amazing reports on Nezahualpilli’s palace in Texcoco.

33% of the profit from the sale of this book will be donated to charities.



Baba Indaba is a fictitious Zulu storyteller who narrates children’s stories from around the world. “Baba Indaba” translates as “Father of Stories”.


Nezahualpilli King of Texcoco cover

Nezahualpilli King of Texcoco – cover

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Each issue also includes a “WHERE IN THE WORLD – LOOK IT UP” section, where young readers are challenged to look up a place on a map somewhere in the world. The place, town or city is relevant to the story. HINT – use Google maps.

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  • A FISH STORY – A tale from Australia’s outback
  • THE HORSE AND TURTLE – A Jamaican Anansi tale
  • A GREEDY KING – A moral tale from ancient Burma
  • A FRENCH PUCK – A fairy tale about a mischievous French imp
  • A GHOSTLY REHEARSAL – An English tale from the Industrial Revolution when railways were being built hither and thither

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BUT WAIT! – there’s 3 more……..

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  • THE MONKEY AND THE CROCODILE – an Eastern Jataka moral tale
  • AMEEN AND THE GHOUL – A Persian tale of daring and courage
  • THE MOON THAT SHONE ON THE PORCELAIN PAGODA – A tale of magic and wonder from far-off Cathay (China)



  • HANSEL AND GRETTEL – The perennial German Fairy Tale with illustrations by the famous Arthur Rackham. Click the Link –

  • GENTLE DORA – A Czech Folk Tale from long, long ago. Click the Link –

PLUS, of course, A FREE INTRODUCTION TO BABA INDABA – just so you know who Baba Indaba is.

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