ABOUT THE BOOK
This book reads as softly as a lullaby and as provocatively a stereotype smashing handbook. A good read for younger teens about unfair proscriptions placed on young girls and how to spot and kick them aside, step by step.
- Questions tradition and patriarchy through an unusual protagonist.
- Despite looking like an illustrated story for youngsters, this book is meant for readers old enough to question gender inequality in society.
- The story is perfect to start conversations about gender with young children.
- The illustrations are minimal, but they add a sense of atmosphere.
An unusual and thought-provoking book about questioning tradition and meaningless customs.