Mira and the Big Story Book
Mira and the Big Story Book
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Mira and the Big Story

Written by Laura Alary and illustrated by Sue Todd

Published by Skinner House Books

Publisher's Summary

Mira is a girl with big questions. She knows two different stories about the way the world came to be. Which story is right? Can they both be right? Is there room for more than one way to think about the world and our place in it? Follow her on an inspiring journey as she discovers a story big enough to include everyone. Along the way, Mira learns to respect and revere the traditions and beliefs of others. Teach children kindness and acceptance with this beautifully illustrated and compelling tale. It is sure to keep young ones enthralled.

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  • Age Range: 8-12
  • Pages: 36
  • Book Type: picture
  • Publication Date: December 28, 2012
  • ISBN: 1558966935
  • ISBN 13: 9781558966932
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Sue Todd

Sue Todd is an award-winning illustrator living in Toronto, Ontario. She is a graduate of the Ontario College of Art (now ocad University). Sue began her career as a freelance designer in retail advertising. For a more creative outlet,she took up linoleum carving, an ancient printmaking technique similar to woodcut, and developed a unique style of art that led to a career in illustration. This is Sue’s second book with Eric Walters, following An African Alphabet (see page 78). For more information, visit

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