Malala, The Girl Who Wanted to Go to School

Author: Publishing company: Segment: Number of pages: 96 About publishing company: Publisher Contact: ISBN: 9788574066707

In her first non-fiction children’s book, journalist Adriana Carranca tells the real story of Malala Yousafzai, a teenage girl who was shot by the Talibans at the age of fourteen after fighting for female education and rights in her country. After visiting Malala’s house and meeting the girl’s friends and family, Adriana develops a captivating narrative about the most important and intriguing facts of Malala’s life while showing her perceptions as a journalist about the Swat valley. The book includes a glossary and illustrations that use the gluing techniques developed by Bruna Assis Brasil.