How Bintah Got Her Jewels

How Bintah Got Her Jewels

Level: Early Childhood

Series Title: Bintah

Subject: Reading

ISBN: 978 976 638 161 5

Pages: 24

Age Group: 3 - 6 years

Published: 2016

In How Bintah Got Her Jewels storybook/reader we find out how Bintah came to have the splendid jewels that she has on her shell.

The book is full-colour with images lavishly displayed on coated paper. The finish of the paper helps to enhance the glossiness of the images. The layout is landscape and the pages measure 8 X 10.

Children 34 years old can listen and read along.
Children 56 years can read on their own.


Ihenyen Ejodame
is part Jamaican part Nigerian and works in the tourism industry in Jamaica.

Key Features

  • Colourful illustrations
  • Glossy paper used for the reader this enhances the brilliance of the illustrations
  • Content touches on topics suitable for the age group such as the importance of helping others; making choices; kindness; selflessness; regard for elders, etc.
  • Word list at the back features some of the main words used in the story.

Look out For:

Other books in the Bintah series

Meet Bintah

(Meet Bintah is a package the contents are listed below.)

  • Meet Bintah storybook/reader
  • Meet Bintah Fun Book
  • Bintah poster

Bintah Takes a Trip

(Bintah Takes a Trip is a package the contents are listed below.)

  • Bintah Takes a Trip storybook/reader
  • Bintah Takes a Trip Fun Book
  • Pango poster

QR Code

A QR (Quick Response) code has been placed on the package. When this code is scanned with a smartphone or other smart electronic device, a short video plays showing Froggy Long Legs playing with a football. In the story, Froggy is featured playing football.