Children's Picture Book - Ages 4-9
In this book inspired by the author’s hometown of Chennai, India, a girl explores the vibrant rainbow of delights in a southern Indian street market as she searches for a gift for her amma (mother).
Endnotes explain all the items on sale and introduce readers to markets around the world.
"An excellent story for young readers to enhance their understanding of color and an aspect of traditional Indian culture" - School Library Journal, starred review
"A beautiful exploration of color, a cultural touchstone, and an engaging read-aloud" - Booklist