Going To Mecca
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DescriptionThis is a window on to a sacred journey for Muslims the world over - beautifully described and illustrated for younger children.
Author BiographyNA'IMA B ROBERT is descended from Scottish Highlanders on her father's side and the Zulu people on her mother's side. She was born in Leeds, grew up in Zimbabwe and went to university in London. At high school, her loves included performing arts, public speaking and writing stories that shocked her teachers! She has written several multicultural books for children and is the author of 'From Somalia, with love', a novel for young adults. 'Boy vs Girl' is her second books for teens. She divides her time between London and Cairo and dreams of living on a farm with her own horses. Until then, she is happy to be a mum to her four children and keep reading and writing books that take her to a different world each time. To find out more about Na'ima B Robert click here VALENTINA CAVALLINI was born and brought up in Milan, Italy. She studied Illustration at Chelsea School of Art and Design and the University of the West of England, Bristol, where she now lives. She works in watercolour, combining hand-painted paper with found materials to create textured images. In 2007 her illustrations were chosen for the Bologna Book Fair Illustrators' Exhibition and toured Japan and Korea. Going to Mecca is Valentina's first published picture book.
Author(s)Na'ima B. Robert
PublisherFrances Lincoln Publishers Ltd
Date of Publication03/10/2013
eBay Product ID (ePID)176821299
Place of PublicationLondon
Country of PublicationUnited Kingdom
ImprintFrances Lincoln Childrens Books