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Manjhi Moves a Mountain

Written by Nancy Churnin & illustrated by Danny Popovici
Published by Creston Books
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Dashrath Manjhi used a hammer and chisel, grit, determination, and twenty years to carve a path through the mountain separating his poor village from the nearby village with schools, markets, and a hospital. Manjhi Moves a Mountain shows how everyone can make a difference if your heart is big enough.

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Who Wrote Manjhi Moves a Mountain

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Nancy Churnin

Nancy Churnin is the award-winning author of eight picture book biographies: The William Hoy Story: How a Deaf Baseball Player Changed the Game; Manjhi Moves a Mountain; Charlie Takes His Shot: How Charlie Sifford Broke the Color Barrier in Golf; Irving Berlin, the Immigrant Boy Who Made America Sing; The Queen and the First Christmas Tree: Queen Charlotte’s Gift to England; For Spacious Skies: Katharine Lee Bates and ‘America the Beautiful’ and Beautiful Shades of Brown, How Laura Wheeler Waring Painted Her World. Collectively her books have won a Sydney Taylor Notable, the South Asia Book Award, two Notable Social Studies Books for Young Readers, the Silver Eureka, the ILA-CBC Children’s Choices list, Junior Library Guild and more. A former theater critic for The Dallas Morning News, Nancy is a graduate of Harvard University, with a master’s from Columbia University School of Journalism. She lives in North Texas with her husband and a dog named Dog.

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Who Illustrated Manjhi Moves a Mountain

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Danny Popovici

Danny Popovici likes to draw pictures. He tells stories through picture book illustrations, water color painting, urban sketching, and visual development for animation and games. If he’s not drawing, there’s a good chance he’s watching Netflix, walking his dog, or reading a book.

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Book Details

ISBN:
9781939547347
Publication Date:
September 1, 2017
Word Count:
807
Library of Congress Number (LCCN):
2017011668
ASIN/ISBN 10:
1939547342
Lexile® Level:
AD610L
ATOS® Book Level:
3.1
Accelerated Reader® Points:
0.5
Accelerated Reader Quiz:
189738
Accelerated Reader Interest Level:
LG

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