A Pair of Twins
Lakshmi and Sundari are an unusual pair of twins with an unusual connection . . . But not everyone knows how special they are until they're both called upon to save the day! Kavitha Mandana tells this story with brilliance and warmth, while Nayantara Surendranath lends vibrancy to the story with her magnificent artwork.
Age: 6 and up
Number of Pages: 32
Publisher: Karadi Tales
Author: Kavitha Mandana (Author), Nayantara Surendranath (Illustrator)
Dimensions: 0.2 x 7.8 x 10.8 inches
South Asia Book Award 2014 Highly Commended Book. From SABA: "A vibrantly illustrated and empowering tale of an Indian girl and her “twin,” an elephant born the same day, who bravely break down cultural and gender barriers while taking on roles historically restricted to males. (Grades K-3)."