Kunda Kids, an award-winning children’s publishing, Ed-tech and media company, have announced the launch of its latest book titled ‘Sarai’s Culture Day ‘to inspire the next generation to embrace their culture and heritage.
The book is scheduled to be released in London on 19th November and Lagos on 3rd of December 2022.
Sarai’s Culture Day is a warm and uplifting book that is the perfect springboard to teach children the importance of embracing their culture and heritage. It has encouraged schools across Europe and Africa to have their own Culture Day and to learn and showcase their culture and heritage.
The book is written by Tania Omotayo, an acclaimed model, fashion designer, entrepreneur, and the owner of the famous fashion house “Ziva Lagos”. Illustrated by Chike Obasi, it will reconnect young Africans in the diaspora to their roots.
Commenting on the inspiration behind the book and why it was an important project for the company, the Co-founder of Kunda Kids, Mrs. Louisa Olafuyi noted that “Children should be encouraged to embrace their culture, which positively impacts how they see themselves and embrace others too. For example, Sarai’s Culture Day shows parents and teachers how to do this by connecting through cultural items such as music, fashion, food, and history. The groundbreaking children’s book also touches on soft critical skills such as kindness, advocacy, self-acceptance, and anti-bullying.” She explained.
On her part, the author of ‘Sarai’s Culture Day’ Tania Omotayo has advised young people to know that their originality is their superpower! Noting that Sarai’s culture Day’ is inspired by her three-year-old daughter, Sarai.
Omotayo concluded “I want young people to understand that they are uniquely perfect just the way they are, irrespective of race, religion, and culture. “Always be proud of where you come from; there can only ever be one you!”.
About The Publisher: Kunda Kids
Kunda Kids is an award-winning children’s publishing, Ed-tech and media company based in London. It is one of the leading providers of diverse children’s edutainment to parents, schools, and libraries worldwide.
Sarai’s Culture Day retails at £7.99 RRP. It is available on the Kunda Kids website, Waterstones, and various independent bookstores and public libraries in the U.K, U.S, Nigeria, Ghana, Kenya, and Uganda.
About The Author: Tania Omotayo
Tania Omotayo is a mother, author, entrepreneur, actress, and model born in Lagos, Nigeria, to an Austrian Father and a Nigerian Mother. In 2019, Tania founded the Growth Forum Africa, which inspires and educates women to achieve their dreams.
Tania is listed on the Forbes 30 Under 30 for her contribution to the Nigerian fashion industry and her ongoing efforts to empower young women and girls.