Malala's Magic Pencil

by Malala Yousafzai

Other authorsKerascoët (Illustrator)
Paperback, 2017

Status

Available

Call number

Lv6Green

Collection

Publication

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers (2017), Edition: 1st, 48 pages

Description

As a child in Pakistan, Malala made a wish for a magic pencil that she could use to redraw reality. She would use it to give gifts to her family, to erase the smell from the rubbish dump near her house, to sleep an extra hour in the morning. As she grew older, Malala wished for bigger and bigger things. 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 picture book tells Malala's story, in her own words, for a younger audience and shows them the worldview that allowed her to hold on to hope and to make her voice heard even in the most difficult of times. Shortlisted for the Little Rebels Children's Book Award… (more)

Language

Original language

English

Physical description

48 p.; 10.63 inches
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