Author: Helene Gaborit
Illustrator: Claude Sauquet
Synopsis: On her home from school, Anika discovers a mysterious injured bird on the banks of the Singapore River.
The 8-year-old little girl, with the complicity of the saved bird, helps us discover the customs of everyday life in Singapore: close-to-nature-town-country. At the same time, she discovers the meaning of true friendship.
The exceptional illustrations support the story through collage and gouache.
Anika's story takes us on a cultural journey. The Glossary explains to us some interesting details about life in Asia.
🎁 Recommended to 8 and above.
#Asian culture, # Singapore tradition, #Daily life
#Friendship, #Helping other