Lights for Gita

Lights for Gita


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Gita's family has only recently emigrated from India. Although she misses her relatives and friends, she has already made some friends in her new home. Today, she is looking forward to her favorite holiday: Divali, a festival of lights with fireworks, laughter and exchanges of sweets. But Gita's plans soon fall apart and she becomes homesick and sad.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780884481515
Publisher: Tilbury House Publishers
Publication date: 06/28/2003
Pages: 24
Product dimensions: 8.10(w) x 8.10(h) x 0.30(d)
Age Range: 4 - 8 Years

About the Author

Rachna Gilmore is the Governor General’s Award-winning author of over twenty bestselling children’s books, which have won multiple honors and awards. Her books are sold internationally and have been translated into over a dozen languages. For more information, visit

Alice Priestley has illustrated numerous books. She lives in Toronto with her husband and children.

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