Siddharth and Rinki by Addy Farmer
  

Synopsis

Siddharth and Rinki by Addy Farmer

Siddharth dreams of India where he used to live. He doesn't like this new place - the cold, the grey and the strange food of England. Only his toy elephant Rinki understands. When Rinki gets lost at school, Siddharth feels more lonely than ever. His classmates join him in the search for Rinki and together they go on a great adventure that bonds them as a group.

Reviews

Artwork is in a sensuous painterly style with the hues reflecting the emotional tone, and Siddharth's ethnic origin ... Lush visual effects include jungly overgrowth, which springs up in the most unlikely places like the classroom and playground, as the borderline between fantasy and reality successfully merges -- Jane Doonan The School Librarian This attractive book is the warming story of a lonely child, new to a cold rainy climate, who loses the precious toy elephant that is his confidant ... A must for our schools and homes Children's Books Ireland A heart-warming story of a little boy and his comforter -- Paula Roberts Bournemouth Daily Echo

About the Author

Addy is settled in a small town in rural North Lincolnshire. She has one husband, three children and six stick insects. She runs writing workshops, teaches in a special school, and writes, writes, writes. Addy enjoys walking up hills, reading, cycling down hills, talking to her family and friends and picking blackberries.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages
Interest Age: from 5 to 7

Author

Addy Farmer
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Publisher

Tamarind Books an imprint of Random House Children's Publishers UK

Publication date

4th June 2009

ISBN

9781848530089


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