|The Little Girl Who Didnt Want to Grow Up|
|Author - Retold by Vιronique Tadjo|
Art by Catherine Groenewald
Little Ayanda loves her father with all her heart. One day he goes away, and doesn't return. She is so sad that she decides she doesn't want to grow up. So she stays small for a long time, even when her friends tease her. One day her mother gets sick and she changes her mind. She grows bigger so that she can help her family. But when trouble strikes her village, is she big and brave enough to save everyone? A wonderful fantasy that will make one nostalgic for the magic of childhood!
Book Details :
Published by : KATHA Publications
Available in English and Hindi
Age Group : 6+
Year of publication : 2015
Number of pages : 32
Size ; 8.5 X 11
ISBN : 978-93-82454-35-9
Price : Rs 175/-
About : Thinkbook Series
Katha has recently brought out a series of Thinkbooks that draw the attention of young minds to big ideas such as kindness, gender, global warming, etc. Designed for easy reading and reference with illustrations, cartoons and photographs, these anthologies of fiction, non-fiction and poetry pieces also provide useful material for projects, essays, debates and discussions.
The first book in the series called My Big Book of Dogs, edited by Geeta Dharmarajan, was brought out in partnership with Ashoka Innovators for Public and Oracle. Some forthcoming books in the series include: My Big Book of Kindness and My Big Book of Global Warming.
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