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Manjhi Moves a Mountain

Written by Nancy Churnin & illustrated by Danny Popovici
Published by Creston Books
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Dashrath Manjhi used a hammer and chisel, grit, determination, and twenty years to carve a path through the mountain separating his poor village from the nearby village with schools, markets, and a hospital. Manjhi Moves a Mountain shows how everyone can make a difference if your heart is big enough.

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Who Wrote Manjhi Moves a Mountain

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Nancy Churnin

Nancy Churnin is the award-winning author of eight picture book biographies: The William Hoy Story: How a Deaf Baseball Player Changed the Game; Manjhi Moves a Mountain; Charlie Takes His Shot: How Charlie Sifford Broke the Color Barrier in Golf; Irving Berlin, the Immigrant Boy Who Made America Sing; The Queen and the First Christmas Tree: Queen Charlotte’s Gift to England; For Spacious Skies: Katharine Lee Bates and ‘America the Beautiful’ and Beautiful Shades of Brown, How Laura Wheeler Waring Painted Her World. Collectively her books have won a Sydney Taylor Notable, the South Asia Book Award, two Notable Social Studies Books for Young Readers, the Silver Eureka, the ILA-CBC Children’s Choices list, Junior Library Guild and more. A former theater critic for The Dallas Morning News, Nancy is a graduate of Harvard University, with a master’s from Columbia University School of Journalism. She lives in North Texas with her husband and a dog named Dog.

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Who Illustrated Manjhi Moves a Mountain

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Danny Popovici

<p><strong>Danny Popovici</strong> likes to draw pictures. He tells stories through picture book illustrations, water color painting, urban sketching, and visual development for animation and games. If he’s not drawing, there’s a good chance he’s watching Netflix, walking his dog, or reading a book.</p>

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Book Details

ISBN:
9781939547347
Publication Date:
September 1, 2017
Library of Congress Number (LCCN):
2017011668
ASIN/ISBN 10:
1939547342
Lexile® Level:
AD610L
ATOS® Book Level:
3.1
Accelerated Reader® Points:
0.5
Accelerated Reader Quiz:
189738
Accelerated Reader Interest Level:
LG

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