Malala's Magic Pencil
Malala's Magic Pencil
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Malala's Magic Pencil

Written by Malala Yousafzai & illustrated by Kerascoet
Published by Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
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Malala’s first picture book will inspire young readers everywhere to find the magic all around them. As a child in Pakistan, Malala made a wish for a magic pencil. She would use it to make everyone happy, to erase the smell of garbage from her city, to sleep an extra hour in the morning. But as she grew older, Malala saw that there were more important things to wish for. She saw a world that needed fixing. And even if she never found a magic pencil, Malala realized that she could still work hard every day to make her wishes come true. This beautifully illustrated volume tells Malala’s story for a younger audience and shows them the worldview that allowed Malala to hold on to hope even in the most difficult of times.

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Book Details

ISBN
9780316319577
Publication Date
October 17, 2017
Reading Age
4 - 8 years
Lib. of Congress (LCCN)
2016029836
ASIN/ISBN 10
0316319570
ATOS® Book Level
3.6
Accelerated Reader® Points
0.5
Accelerated Reader Quiz
192209
Accelerated Reader Interest Level
LG

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