A Big Splash
Friends don't say mean things about you behind your back. Friends let you play cricket with them even when they don't need an extra fielder. A falling-out with her friends drives thirteen-year-old Dhivya to seek solace in the waters of the village tank. That day, she receives some advice and is sucked into the world of competitive swimming, far away from her home near the cotton fields in . Soon, she makes friends with another swimmer - Ambika. Will Dhivya be able to hold on to this friendship? Nivedha Ganesh spins fiction from facts with verve and imagination in a story that's humorous, relatable, and inspiring all at once.
10 - 15 Years Old
Features a driven, motivated swimming champion from Siruganpur
Features a child with pituitary dwarfism, who never sees her height as an obstacle
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN
Made in India
Karadi Tales is an independent children’s publishing house based in Chennai, India focusing primarily on picture books and audiobooks. It was started in 1996 with an intent to create a space for Indian culture in the world of children’s publishing, by a group of writers, educators and musicians.