Results for: rina singh

Below is a list of 5 the books by this author.

Book cover of 111 TREES - HOW 1 VILLAGE CELEBRATES
111 TREES - HOW 1 VILLAGE CELEBRATES
By: rina singh | Published: October 2020

A boy grows up to make positive change in his community. After suffering much heartache, Sundar decides change must come to his small Indian village. ...

A boy grows up to make positive change in his community. After suffering much heartache, Sundar decides change must come to his small Indian village. He believes girls should be valued as much as boys and that land should not be needlessly destroyed. Sundar’s plan? To celebrate the birth of every girl with the planting of 111 trees. Though many villagers resist at first, Sundar slowly gains their support, and today, over a quarter of a million trees grow in his village. A once barren, deforested landscape has become a fertile, prosperous one where girls can thrive. Sure to plant seeds of hope in children. Improving the world is within everyone’s reach.

Theme: India, Environment, Citizen Kid Series, Social Justice , Global Issues

  • ISBN
    9781525301209
  • Binding
    Hardcover Canadian
  • Category
    Biography (individual)
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$19.99
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Book cover of DIWALI FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS
DIWALI FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS
By: rina singh | Published: September 2016

During Diwali, Hindus, Sikhs and Jains celebrate the legends and stories that describe the triumph of good over evil and justice over oppression. Crit...

During Diwali, Hindus, Sikhs and Jains celebrate the legends and stories that describe the triumph of good over evil and justice over oppression. Critically acclaimed author Rina Singh explores her Indian roots as she tells the Diwali stories, which remind us that eventually light will prevail over darkness. Enriched by personal stories and spiced with festive recipes, including two by acclaimed chef, Vikram Vij, Diwali: Festival of Lights brings to life the holiday's traditions, food and rituals and takes you on a journey to see how this festival is celebrated around the world! Diwali is the second book in the Orca Origins series, which examines how ancient traditions are kept alive in the modern world.

  • ISBN
    9781459810075
  • Binding
    Hardcover Canadian
  • Category
    Holiday
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$24.95
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Book cover of FOREST OF STORIES
FOREST OF STORIES
By: rina singh | Published: August 2003

A collection of tree tales enourages readers to appreciate the many magical gifts that trees can offer.

  • ISBN
    9781841489636
  • Binding
    Hardcover Canadian
  • Category
    Traditional Story Collections - General
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$27.95
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Book cover of GRANDMOTHER SCHOOL
GRANDMOTHER SCHOOL
By: rina singh | Published: May 2020

This brilliantly illustrated picture book tells the story of the Aajibaichi Shala, the Grandmother School, that was opened in Phangane, India, in 2016...

This brilliantly illustrated picture book tells the story of the Aajibaichi Shala, the Grandmother School, that was opened in Phangane, India, in 2016 to teach local grandmothers how to read and write.

Theme: Diversity, India

  • ISBN
    9781459819054
  • Binding
    Hardcover Canadian
  • Category
    Picture Book
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$19.95
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Book cover of NEARLY NONSENSE - HOJA TALES FROM TURKEY
NEARLY NONSENSE - HOJA TALES FROM TURKEY
By: rina singh | Published: March 2011

A collection of Turkish folktales featuring Nasrudin Hoja and lessons taken from his experiences with his family, at the market, and with animals.

Theme: Humour

  • ISBN
    9780887769740
  • Binding
    Hardcover Canadian
  • Category
    Traditional Single Stories - Asia
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$19.99
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