Farmer Falgu Goes on a Trip
Farmer Falgu( Tale from India) has had enough of his noisy farm! He goes out looking for silence, does he find it?!
Farmer Falgu has had enough of his noisy farm! He needs a break and he's off on a holiday. Craving some quiet, he gets on his cart and goes looking for silence. Does he find it? Chitra Soundar writers this remarkable story with a quiet wisdom that resonates with youngsters and adults alike. Her story is joyously complemented by Kanika Nair's unusual, striking illustrations.
'The terse onomatopoeic text with its sounds picked out in bold colors will keep young listners engaged, and the pictures have a Rouault-like flavor with dark outlines and deep colors.' — Kirkus Reviews