When young Arlo accidentally drops a book on the Mayor’s head, the Mayor decides books are dangerous and destroys all the books in town! But thanks to Arlo’s imagination and perseverance, the Mayor finds that suppressing stories cannot stop them from blossoming more beautifully than ever. This timely allegorical tale will be a useful tool for starting conversations with children about the power of activism and the written word.
Key Features :
Celebrates the activist power of the written word and story-making while proclaiming the ability of just one child to make a difference in the worldHonored by 50 awards worldwide, Rashin Kheiriyeh uses her unique vision to create a visually arresting taleThis book encourages children to think for themselves and fosters a positive attitude toward reading and booksA timely allegorical taleAges 4-932 pages