Malala Yousafzai: Volume 57 - Little People, BIG DREAMS (Hardback)Maria Isabel Sanchez Vegara (author), Manal Mirza (illustrator)
When Malala was born in Mingora, Pakistan, her father was determined she would have every opportunity that a boy would have. She loved getting an education, but when a hateful regime came to power, girls were no longer allowed to go to school.
Malala spoke out in public about this, which made her a target for violence. She was shot in the left side of her head and woke up in hospital in England. Finally after long months and many surgeries, Malala recovered, and resolved to become an activist for girls' education. Now a recent Oxford graduate, Malala continues to fight for a world where all girls can learn and lead.
This powerful book features stylish and quirky illustrations and extra facts at the back, including a biographical timeline with historical photos and a detailed profile of the activist's life.
Little People, BIG DREAMS is a bestselling biography series for kids that explores the lives of outstanding people, from designers and artists to scientists and activists. All of them achieved incredible things, yet each began life as a child with a dream.
This empowering series of books offers inspiring messages to children of all ages, in a range of formats. The board books are told in simple sentences, perfect for reading aloud to babies and toddlers. The hardback and paperback versions present expanded stories for beginning readers. With rewritten text for older children, the treasuries each bring together a multitude of dreamers in a single volume. You can also collect a selection of the books by theme in boxed gift sets. Activity books and a journal provide even more ways to make the lives of these role models accessible to children.
Inspire the next generation of outstanding people who will change the world with Little People, BIG DREAMS!
Publisher: Frances Lincoln Publishers Ltd
Number of pages: 32
Dimensions: 240 x 195 mm
Edition: New Edition
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“Another great addition to the Little People, BIG DREAMS collection.”
Another great addition to the Little People, BIG DREAMS collection.
This is a concise biography of Malala Yousafzai, an inspiring young woman who stood up to the Taliban after they tried to take away her right to an... More
“A very readable illustrated tribute”
One in a series of Little People Big Dreams published by Frances Lincoln Children Books highlighting the lives of persons who grew up to make a difference.
This delightfully illustrated mini biography is of a young... More
This is a beautifully illustrated children's book about a girl from Pakistan called Malala Yousafzai, who became an activist after being oppressed as a child by the Taliban. She stood up for children's... More
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