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Ganesha's sweet tooth

Author: Sanjay Patel; Emily Haynes
Publisher: San Francisco, Calif. : Chronicle Books, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Primary school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An original story based on Hindu mythology, this book tells the story about how Ganesha's love of sweets led to a broken tusk and the writing of the epic poem, the Mahābhārata. Includes author's note about the myth.
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Genre/Form: Picture books for children
Picture books
Fiction
Juvenile works
Children's stories
Juvenile fiction
Named Person: Gaṇeśa, (Hindu deity); Gaṇeśa, (Hindu deity)
Material Type: Fiction, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sanjay Patel; Emily Haynes
ISBN: 9781452103624 1452103623
OCLC Number: 757838391
Awards: Commended for Ezra Jack Keats Book Award (New Illustrator) 2013
Short-listed for Georgia Children's Book Award (Picture Storybook) 2015
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Responsibility: by Sanjay Patel & Emily Haynes ; illustrated by Sanjay Patel.

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An original story based on Hindu mythology, this book tells the story about how Ganesha's love of sweets led to a broken tusk and the writing of the epic poem, the Mahaabhaarata. Includes author's  Read more...

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"The wordless two-page spreads retelling the ancient epic Sanskrit poem, Mahabharata is a masterpiece." - Lisa Von Drasek, Early Word "Zesty and original... Pink elephants haven't looked this good Read more...

 
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