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Author Vafaeian, Marjan, author, artist.

Title The parrot and the merchant / Marjan Vafaeian ; translated by Azita Rassi.

Publication Info. London : Tiny Owl Publishing, 2019.
©2015
Location Call No. Status
 Nichols Juvenile Easy Fiction  E VAF    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 volume (unpaged) : chiefly illustrations (colour) ; 26 cm
Note Based on a fable by Rumi--cover.
Award-winning illustrator, Marjan Vafaian, has brought a modern twist to this ancient fable, casting a woman as the merchant.
Translated from the Persian.
Summary Mah Jahan is a rich merchant who travels far and wide to trade her goods, and keeps countless colorful birds in cages. When leaving for India, she promises to bring back gifts for all her servants, and for her favorite talking parrot. All that the parrot requests is for her to go to the jungle, greet his friends and ask if they have any messages for him. But when she delivers their message, she learns an important lesson about how to treat the ones you love.
Audience K12 Childrens Plus, Inc.
Subject Friendship -- Juvenile fiction.
Liberty -- Juvenile fiction.
Parrots -- Juvenile fiction.
Genre Fables.
Children's stories.
Added Author Rassi, Azita, translator.
Jall al-Dn Rm, Maulana, 1207-1273.
ISBN 9781910328033 (hardback)
1910328030 (hardback)
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