Our World My Roots


Welcome to the home of the ‘Our World, My Roots’, the culture rich, informative and engaging non-fiction book series for kids (and parents too!)

Join our awesome characters as they embark on an exciting adventure to Ghana, Jamaica, Nigeria and Zimbabwe, to explore each country’s geography, people, traditions, culture and beyond! Get ready to learn some everyday words and phrases in their native languages plus meet some super inspiring people along the way.

Shop below to discover the first four countries in our series: Ghana, Jamaica, Nigeria and Zimbabwe.


Our mission is to help ignite a child’s interest in their roots and empower them to become culturally confident.

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Our World My Roots is a new diverse and inclusive children's publishing company set up by female authors and best friends of over 20 years, Anna Makanda and Sharmane Barrett.

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