Author: Cristina Porto
Publishing company: FTD Educação
Segment: Infantil, Infantil, Infantil
Number of pages: 40
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 is the story of Carly, a girl nicknamed Butterball Carly by her brother because she is overwheight. Carly tells her own life story from birth to how she overcomes bullying and becomes the star of the girls’ soccer team. An inspirational book that will infuse children’s lives with vision, hope, love, and positivity, and prove that sometimes that bothers us can turn
into the very thing that makes us happy.