Fri., September 11, 2009 5:00am (EDT)

"14 Cows for America" Children's Book
By Susanna Capelouto
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Updated: 5 years ago

ATLANTA  —  
A new children’s book by Georgia Author Carmen Agra Deedy tells the story of how Kimeli came to grips with 9/11.
A new children’s book by Georgia Author Carmen Agra Deedy tells the story of how Kimeli came to grips with 9/11.
Wilson Kimeli Nayoma was a college student in the U.S. and just happened to be in New York on September 11, 2001.

Kimeli is from the Massai tribe of Kenya.

After the attacks Kimeli, like many people, struggled to understand what he witnessed that day.

A new children’s book by Georgia Author Carmen Agra Deedy tells the story of how Kimeli came to grips with the tragedy.

Susanna Capelouto reports on how Kimeli found comfort in a gift of cows.