Easter in Lagos - eBook Cover - Nigerian Childrens Picture Book


Easter in Lagos is a holiday picture book, which was released in April 2020.  It is my 5th picture book for children.  The first four picture books are:

A Goat Called Curry

Castle of Newborns

A Chicken Called Peri Peri

Christmas in Lagos


The beautiful illustrations in Easter in Lagos holiday picture book were created by Maria Nikla.  She also illustrated Christmas in Lagos, another holiday picture book. Both books are part of the Nigerian Holidays and Celebrations picture book series and are available to order via online bookstores.

Here’s the summary:

A colorful holiday picture book, which captures the festivities, traditions, and excitement of Easter in Lagos, a modern African city.  


It’s Easter Sunday in Lagos. People are excited and celebrating. But Eyitomi misses her Grandma. In a heartfelt letter, she gives her grandmother Seven Reasons Why She Should Spend her Next Easter in Lagos. But Mummy and Daddy have a surprise of their own.


Readers of all ages will love reading a little girl’s account of what makes Easter in Lagos truly special. Follow the events of Holy Week, including Easter Thursday and Good Friday, up till the grand finale: Easter Sunday or Resurrection Sunday. There is also a reference to Palm Sunday, which is celebrated the week before Easter Sunday.


This storybook celebrates the enduring bonds of love between grandparents and grandchildren and shows how people connect with family during special holidays.


Children will discover the joy of letter writing as a way of connecting with family especially during special holidays and will be inspired to write letters of their own.


Don’t miss Christmas in Lagos, the first book in the Nigerian Holidays series of picture books, by the same author with vibrant artwork by the same illustrator.


Perfect for preschoolers, kindergarten children, toddlers, early readers.

Order Easter in Lagos Holiday Picture Book

Easter in Lagos picture book is available in eBook, Paperback and Hardcover formats at online bookstores including:

Amazon.com: eBook | Paperback | Hardcover

Amazon UK: eBook | Paperback | Hardcover

Barnes & Noble: Hardcover

Book Depository: Hardcover

Waterstones: Hardcover



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