Chandra’s Magic Light: A Story in Nepal

Chandra’s Magic Light: A Story in Nepal by Theresa Heine; illustrated by Judith Gueyfier (Barefoot Books, 2014). Living in a traditional village in Nepal, young sisters pick and sell flowers at the market to earn money to buy a solar lamp which will help the air quality in their home. Soft complimentary illustrations. Excellent end notes. (Grades K-3)

Award Status: Honorable Mention

Author: Theresa Heine

Illustrator: Judith Gueyfier

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