Chitra Soundar

Poonam Mistry

Release Date:
3rd October 2019


24cm x 24cm Picture Book

Age group:



You’re Strong with Me

Lantana Publishing


The rain clouds are long gone and the dry season corches the land. Everything is new for the baby giraffe. As she bounds ahead and lags behind, her mother patiently explains the ways of the grasslands. And until she grows a little taller, older and wiser, her mother reminds her: “You’re strong with me.”

Key Topics

Africa; Giraffes; Safety; Mother-child bond; Growing up

Key Selling Points:

Beautiful follow-up to Soundar and Mistry’s Kate Greenaway Medal shortlisted title You’re Safe With Me and Kirkus Best Picture Book of 2018 You’re Snug With Me

    • A fable-like story set in the African savanna about a curious child and a mother’s love

    • Gorgeous artwork inspired by Indian kalamkari textile techniques and African cloth prints.

    • Celebrates diversity #WeNeedDiverseBooks

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