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A Lion’s Mane

$21.50

Description

By Navjot Kaur; Illustrated by Jaspreet Sandhu

Explore human difference with a question many young people ask when faced with ignorance – Do you know who I am?
The narrative’s rhythm flows alongside the red fabric of a dastaar (turban worn by members of the Sikh community), connecting the character’s identity to cultures from around the world. Mindful words are embroidered into the dastaar. Each page turn invites you to adjust your lens, and discover more about what the lion represents to peoples of the world.
“When we learn something new, it makes each of us stronger.”
Join this little human’s quest of self-discovery through the metaphor of a lion’s mane.

Skipping Stones Honor Book Award Winner for Multicultural and International Awareness.

 

More Details:
Size: 9.25” x 10”
Pages: 40 pages
Format: Hardcover
Publication: First published September 2009
REVISED EDITION September 2019
Trade Price: $21.50/Contact us for US/UK wholesale orders
Printed on responsibly sourced paper
Each purchase helps us to provide eye glasses to children.

ISBN: 978-0-9812412-0-3

Features: An advanced picture book to inspire big ideas
Glossary and Pronunciation Guide
NEW! Advanced feature in revised edition: World Map in the back where you can draw flags to show your own story of human difference.
Themes: Courage, Acceptance, Empathy, Friendship, Respect
Categories to launch discussion: Identity, Philosophy, Citizenship, People and Places, Social Studies, Geography and Cultures, Peace Education, #OwnVoices, Diversity

Currently working on updated Teacher’s Guide. Contact us to request.