Ganesha’s Sweet Tooth

Price £5.99

  • Pre-order will be dispatched week beginning 24th August 
  • We recommend for 3.5yrs+
  • Why w love it: a good introduction for young children to Indian mythology and culture

Description

The bold, bright colors of India leap right off the page in this fresh and funny picture book retelling (with a twist) of how Ganesha came to help write the epic poem of Hindu literature, the Mahabharata. Ganesha is just like any other kid, except that he has the head of an elephant and rides around on a magical mouse. And he loves sweets, especially the traditional dessert laddoo. But when Ganesha insists on biting into a super jumbo jawbreaker laddoo, his tusk breaks off! Ganesha is terribly upset, but with the help of the wise poet Vyasa, and his friend Mr. Mouse, he learns that what seems broken can actually be quite useful after all.

With vibrant, graphic illustrations, expressive characters, and offbeat humor, this is a wonderfully inventive rendition of a classic tale.

 
Sanjay Patel (illustrator)Emily Haynes (author)
  • We recommend for 3.5yrs+
  • Publisher: Chronicle Books 
  • ISBN: 9781452103624 
  • Number of pages: 40 
  • Dimensions: 262 x 247 x 10 mm

About the Author

Sanjay Patel is an animator and storyboard artist for Pixar Animation Studios where he has worked on many features including A Bug’s Life Ratatouille and the Cars series. Sanjay is also the creator of Ramayana: Divine Loophole The Big Poster Book of Hindu Deities and The Little Book of Hindu Deities. His modern interpretations of Hindu epics have been exhibited at the San Francisco Asian Art Museum. He lives in Oakland California.

Why We Love It

We absolutely love these books. In an ever-increasing online world, the simple pleasure of reading to your little bubba with a physical book is unparalleled. As parents of Indian heritage, we love that we can introduce our little one to Hindu mythology in a very fun, light-hearted way – all whilst developing their language skills.

Delivery & Returns

Standard Delivery – Free on orders over £50, otherwise £4
Usually delivered within 4-5 working days.
Exceptional circumstances beyond our control such as bad weather or courier delays may cause your order to take longer to deliver.

Next-day Delivery – £6
Order by 2pm for next-day delivery. Orders placed after 2pm on a Friday will be delivered on Tuesday.
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International delivery (outside of the UK)
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Returns
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