Beneath the Baobab Tree by Fiona Khan is a collection of fables and tales based in Southern Africa. The book is a delight to children mixed with metaphors and characters that personify our daily lifestyles. A page turner from the very first story, the stories enthral children and keep them captivated till the very end. Published by Vivlia Publishers, the book is now available at all libraries and book retailers countrywide. Fiona Khan is an award winning author and poet. As an academic she understands the joyfulness of childhood and what thrills a child in storytelling. She makes the characters come alive in each story, stories that have been passed down from generation to generation.