Publisher: Hoopoe Books (March 31, 2006)
Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub
Size: 9.1 MB
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Fatima is a tender girl whose existence turns out beset by way of one catastrophe after one other. surroundings forth on a trip from her domestic within the West, she shipwrecked and solid ashore on my own close to Alexandria. followed by way of a relatives of weavers, and starting to prosper in her new lifestyles, she is captured and made to paintings making masts. project a trip to promote the masts, her send is wrecked off the coast of China. it's only right here that Fatima eventually realizes that what looked to be failures have been relatively crucial steps in the direction of understanding her eventual achievement. a narrative of knowledge and intensity, excellent as a bedtime tale, it is helping young ones comprehend the necessity for perseverance to arrive their pursuits. This Teaching-Story is widely known in Greek folklore, yet this model is attributed to the Sheikh Mohamed Jamaludin of Adrianople (modern-day Edirne in Turkey) who died in 1750. This e-book is stuffed with brilliant illustrations by way of Natasha Delmar. Taught to color via her father, the prestigious vintage chinese language painter Ng Yi-Ching, she captures Fatima's adventures with a wealth of element and colour. utilizing center jap and chinese language layout , Delmar transports readers into the unique worlds of Fatima's travels, in a manner pleasant to either old and young.
1991 Mla International Bibliography of Books and Articles on the Modern Languages and Literatures: Folklore (Mla International Bibliography of Books ... the Modern Languages and Literatures Vol V) audio