Author Christy Namondo Menyoli’s new book “Let's Go Play GumBayLay-GumBayLay!” is an anthology of charming children’s games from Africa and beyond.

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Recent release “Let's Go Play GumBayLay-GumBayLay! And Other Fun and Easy African Childhood Games We Used to Play” from Page Publishing author Christy Namondo Menyoli is an easy-to-follow guide to lively and classic children’s games that get young bodies moving with fun and healthy physical activity.

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Christy Namondo Menyoli is a native of Buea, in former British Southern Cameroons who immigrated to the US in 1992, earned a Master’s of Science in Nursing from the University of Illinois, and has worked as a registered pediatric nurse for the past ten years. She currently resides in Chicago, Illinois with her two children and has completed her new book “Let's Go Play GumBayLay-GumBayLay! And Other Fun and Easy African Childhood Games We Used to Play”: an enchanting reminder of the rich cultural traditions and simple yet universal joys of childhood around the world.

While growing up in a mountain village in former British Southern Cameroons, Christy Namondo Menyoli knew elementary school lunch break as not only time to eat, but time to play! In this book, Menyoli uses vibrant photos along with detailed descriptions to bring to life some fun and easy childhood games, like GumBayLay-GumBayLay, Awu M’BayLay, TahBahLah, and Mini-Mini Mini-Mini. The activities in this colorful book will engage children in healthy physical activity, as well as get them thinking about other cultures to promote diversity and awareness.

Published by Page Publishing, Christy Namondo Menyoli’s colorful book is a delightful addition to any children’s collection.

Readers who wish to experience this engaging work can purchase “Let's Go Play GumBayLay-GumBayLay! And Other Fun and Easy African Childhood Games We Used to Play” at bookstores everywhere, or online at the Apple iTunes store, Amazon, Google Play, or Barnes and Noble.

For additional information or media inquiries, contact Page Publishing at 866-315-2708.

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