Maniam Selven

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Shower of Gold: Girls and Women in the Stories of India

Illustrated by: Maniam Selven
Age Level: 9-12

In this worthy anthology, Krishnaswami has collected and retold 18 traditional tales which originated in the Indian subcontinent, all with female protagonists. Many of these simply told stories feature a heroine who must stand up for her beliefs…(E)very story is followed by a helpful note that provides context and cites sources. — Kirkus Reviews