They say children are made readers on the laps of their parents. I couldn’t agree more, but what else can a child become between the covers of a book? A chef, an astronaut, an architect? Yes, yes, and yes. Books entertain us, expand us, spark the imagination, and expose…
Sneak peek: TIGER BOY by Mitali Perkins. Coming April 2015.
"One of the new tiger cubs has escaped!"
When a tiger cub escapes from a nature reserve near Neel’s island village, the rangers and villagers hurry to find her before the cub’s anxious mother follows suit and endangers them all. Mr. Gupta, a rich newcomer to the island, is also searching—he wants to sell the cub’s body parts on the black market. Neel and his sister, Rupa, resolve to find hte cub first and bring her back to the reserve.