Sandhya Rao

Nina Sabnani

Release Date:
November 2020


10.5″x8″ Picture Book

Age group:
3+ years


My Mother’s Sari



  Mother’s sari is sometimes a train, sometimes a river, or a swing,or a hiding place… Children have a way of seeing things differently!The spare text weaves and winds between a visual interplay ofchildren, colours and textures, to create the mood-
filled world of My Mother’s Sari.

Key Selling Points:

  • Dynamic interplay of text and visual that takes the reader on a sartorial journey with the graceful and everyday sari!
  • Illustrated by an international award-winning filmmaker-artist, who breaks away from conventional depictions of both sari and children, combining photographs and acrylic in dramatic, original ways to create stunning visuals
  • Encourages the child to explore, dream and find new experiences at playtime
  • With a step by step guide to wearing a sari
  • US edition selected for Outstanding International Books for 2007, a cooperative project of the United States Board on Books for Young People (USBBY) and the Children’s Book Countil, USA

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