Geeta's Day: From Dawn to Dusk in an Indian Village

Geeta's Day: From Dawn to Dusk in an Indian Village

by Prodeepta Das
     
 

Geeta's day begins as most children's do. But when she sets off to school, passing the "kamar" at the forge, the "mali" weaving garlands of flowers to offer to the temple gods, her world begins to beat to the distinctive rhythm of Indian village life. This book is part of the series A Child's Day, photographic information books concentrating on the daily lives and

Overview

Geeta's day begins as most children's do. But when she sets off to school, passing the "kamar" at the forge, the "mali" weaving garlands of flowers to offer to the temple gods, her world begins to beat to the distinctive rhythm of Indian village life. This book is part of the series A Child's Day, photographic information books concentrating on the daily lives and experiences of children in countries around the world, published in association with Oxfam.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781847801128
Publisher:
Frances Lincoln Children's Books
Publication date:
04/27/2010
Series:
A Child's Day Series
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
32
Product dimensions:
10.80(w) x 8.20(h) x 0.30(d)
Age Range:
5 - 8 Years

Meet the Author

PRODEEPTA DAS was born in Cuttack, in eastern India. He is a freelance photographer and author whose pictures have been published in over 20 children's books. In 1991 Inside India, which he also wrote, won the Commonwealth Photographer's Award. Prodeepta's books for Frances Lincoln are P is for Pakistan, Prita Goes to India, K is for Korea, We are Britain!, Geeta's Day, I is for India, J is for Jamaica, Kamal Goes to Trinidad, P is for Poland, T is for Turkey, S is for South Africa, R is for Russiaand B is for Bangladesh. Prodeepta lives in London.'

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