Elizabeti's Doll - Bebop

By Stephanie Stuve-Bodeen
Illustrated by Christy Hale

Paperback: $9.50

Six Pack: $47.50

As her mother cares for a new baby, a young African girl learns about motherhood from her own very special–and unusual doll.

For educator resources and ideas on how to teach Elizabeti in the classroom, click here.

Check out craft instructions to make a doll and a kanga from illustrator Christy Hale.

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About the Creators

Thumb_thumb Stephanie Stuve-Bodeen - Author

has won numerous awards for her Elizabeti series (see full list to the right). A native of Wisconsin, Stuve-Bodeen was a Peace Corps volunteer in Tanzania. She now lives in La Center, Washington, with her husband, a park ranger, and their two children.

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is the author and illustrator of The East-West House: Noguchi’s Childhood in Japan, a Kirkus Reviews Best Books of the Year selection. She has also illustrated several award-winning picture books, including Elizabeti’s Doll and its two sequels. As an art educator, Hale has written about artists for Instructor magazine’s Masterpiece of the Month feature and workshops. Hale lives with her family in Palo Alto, California. Visit her online at