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The Okra Thief is a book about the adventures of the twins named Maryam and Adnan from Tingel – but it is more than just a nice children’s book. It is the product of a creative, joyous exchange between children in Germany and Chad.

It is a book for children, made by children, illustrated lovingly by Chadian graphicartist, Salma Khalil.


The book is available worldwide in two versions - English/German and French/Arabic. 

The Okra Thief. Stories from Tingel

  • German/English: 978-3-947902-23-1

    French/Arabic: 978-3-947902-26-2 


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