Author: Rubem Alves
Publishing company: FTD Educação
Number of pages: 32
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.
Lili’s Surgery tells the story of a good friendship that almost ends because of an accident: while playing hide-and-seek, Gregório the frog gets trapped in the trunk of his little elephant friend, Lili. So, left with no other choice, Lili has to undergo surgery to have Gregório pulled out of his trunk. To do so, she will have to be very brave.