K.N. Chimbiri

Mathew
2,087 books | 1,139 friends

Omar Be...
405 books | 151 friends

Nuzo Onoh
41 books | 265 friends

Tracey
227 books | 36 friends

Mary
639 books | 251 friends

Sheryl ...
81 books | 27 friends

Esther ...
311 books | 182 friends

P. Zoro
197 books | 956 friends

More friends…

K.N. Chimbiri

Goodreads Author


Born
London, The United Kingdom
Website

Twitter

Genre

Member Since
August 2008

URL


Kandace Chimbiri is the self-published author of four Black history books for children; Secrets of the Afro Comb,6,000 Years of Art and Culture (2013), The Story of Early Ancient Egypt (2011), Step Back in Time to Ancient Kush activity book (2009) and The Story of the Windrush (2018), a tribute to the Windrush Generation pioneers. Kandace was born in London, England in 1968 to parents from Barbados.

Motivated by a desire to help improve both children's literacy as well as their knowledge of history, Kandace founded her small publishing house Golden Destiny Ltd in 2009. Golden Destiny specialises in non-fiction titles for children, in particular Black history before mass enslavement.

Kandace’s self-published books led directly to working with
...more

To ask K.N. Chimbiri questions, please sign up.

Popular Answered Questions

K.N. Chimbiri Hello, unfortunately I could not find the giveaway but the book looks interesting and I am adding it to my TBR pile.
Kind regards,
Kandace…more
Hello, unfortunately I could not find the giveaway but the book looks interesting and I am adding it to my TBR pile.
Kind regards,
Kandace(less)
Average rating: 4.6 · 35 ratings · 10 reviews · 4 distinct worksSimilar authors
The Story of the Windrush

4.81 avg rating — 21 ratings3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Step Back In Time To Ancien...

4.14 avg rating — 7 ratings — published 2009
Rate this book
Clear rating
Secrets of the Afro Comb

4.33 avg rating — 6 ratings — published 2013
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Story of Early Ancient ...

it was amazing 5.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 2011
Rate this book
Clear rating

* Note: these are all the books on Goodreads for this author. To add more, click here.

More Black British history books for children

A new chapter for me

For the past 10+ years I have been researching, writing and self-publishing Black history books for children. Despite great support and encouragement, it's been quite difficult to combine writing and publishing especially on top of a full-time job.

I have decided that now is the time to concentrate on writing. It's hard to do everything so I am pleased that I have signed a 3-bo Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Share on Twitter
Published on October 05, 2020 15:22

Upcoming Events

No scheduled events. Add an event.

K.N.’s Recent Updates

K.N. Chimbiri is now friends with Wanguiw Goro
K.N. Chimbiri is now following
K.N. Chimbiri rated a book it was amazing
Back to Black by Kehinde Andrews
Rate this book
Clear rating
K.N. Chimbiri rated a book it was amazing
Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi
Rate this book
Clear rating
K.N. Chimbiri is accepting questions on her profile page.
Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi
K.N. Chimbiri is currently reading
Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi
Rate this book
Clear rating
K.N. Chimbiri joined the group Primary Teachers
206333
K.N. Chimbiri wants to read
Last Stop on Market Street by Matt de la Pena
Rate this book
Clear rating
More of K.N.'s books…

Topics Mentioning This Author

topics posts views last activity  
Afro Book Club: Author's please introduce yourself and tell us about your books 33 71 Jan 05, 2019 04:33PM  
Frank Serafini
“There is no such thing as a child who hates to read; there are only children who have not found the right book.”
Frank Serafini

206333 Primary Teachers — 152 members — last activity May 10, 2018 02:15AM
A group for primary school teachers/educators. Share recommendations and reviews of books for use either in or out of the classroom.



No comments have been added yet.