A Knot In The Head
Author: Rosa Amanda Strausz
Publishing company: FTD Educação
Number of pages: 48
About publishing company: FTD Educação has been in the publishing market since 1902 and Literature is one of our main interests. Our catalogue is greatly diversified, about 680 titles from toddlers to Young Adult, including renowned Brazilian authors such as Ana Maria Machado, winner of the Hans Christian Andersen Award. In addition, our catalogue features notorious titles, that received important literary awards, such as the White Ravens, Jabuti (Brazilian Book Chambers) and the FNLIJ (the Brazilian section of IBBY). International partnerships brighten our catalogue even more.
FTD Educação holds fourteen subsidiaries, nine distributors and ten service centers to ensure that our books reach the largest number of children and young people from every State of Brazil.
This charming book by the award-winning Brazilian writer Rosa Amanda Strausz talk about Tico. This sheep has a knot in his head that makes him different. His job of jumping fences to help people sleep leads him to Quim, a kid who is unable to sleep because he is always worrying about his parents’ quarrels.
Brasília Award of Literature – 2nd place: Best Children and Young Adults Book