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Desert Girl, Monsoon Boy

Written by Tara Dairman & illustrated by Archana Sreenivasan
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May 12, 2020
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Extreme weather affects two children’s lives in very different ways and shows how the power of nature can bring us together.

One girl. One boy. Their lives couldn’t be more different.

While she turns her shoulder to sandstorms and blistering winds, he cuffs his pants when heavy rains begin to fall.

As the weather becomes more severe, their families and animals must flee to safety–and their destination shows that they might be more alike than they seem.

The journeys of these two children experiencing weather extremes in India highlight the power of nature and the resilience of the the human spirit.

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Who Wrote Desert Girl, Monsoon Boy

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Tara Dairman
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Who Illustrated Desert Girl, Monsoon Boy

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Archana Sreenivasan

Archana Sreenivasan is an illustrator based in Bangalore, India. Her illustrations have been published in numerous magazines, children’s books, book covers, and comics. She studied animation film design at the National Institute of Design, Ahmedabad, and participated in a summer residency at the School of Visual Arts in New York, where she studied illustration. She finds the natural world and people-watching most inspiring and is endlessly fascinated by cats.

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Book Details

ISBN:
9780525518068
Publication Date:
May 12, 2020
ASIN/ISBN 10:
0525518061

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