By: Himakshi Shastri
Quality: Like New
Genre: Children books Age 6-8, Children books Age 9-12
Description: What is good behaviour? Do values matter in today's fast-paced world?How can you make someone's day? As Mrs. Green's birthday was just around the corner, she decided to give away one of the most extravagant cupcakes from her famous bakery! However, she needed something equally priceless in return. From luxury to charm to fame and fright, Mr. Lion, Mr. Elephant, Mrs. Snake, and Mr. Bat all venture out to compete for their golden, glittering delight. But all Mrs. Green is looking for are a few prized words."Desertville is such a magical place and I so long to visit it. Himakshi has created a place full of good and kindness and her discreet sense of humour pops up in the most unexpected way" (Hind Al Mulla, chief of creativity, happiness, and innovation, Knowledge and Human Development Authority [KHDA])."I am always amazed at and touched by the extraordinary talent of young people. I was delighted to read, smile and enjoy the Magic of Manners by twelve years old Himakshi Shastri, a regular festival goer and an avid reader!" Isobel Abulhoul, OBE, CEO, Emirates Literature Foundation)."Prized Words is an impressive debut by this young author who will no doubt go on to make a name for herself in the world of literature judging by her talent for vivid prose and imaginative storytelling".