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My bindi / written by Gita Varadarajan ; Illustrated by Archana Sreenivasan.

Varadarajan, Gita, (author.). Sreenivasan, Archana, (illustrator.).

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  • ISBN: 1338598813
  • ISBN: 9781338598810
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : chiefly color illustrations ; 29 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Orchard Books, an imprint of Scholastic inc. 2022.

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Summary, etc.:
Divya is scared to put on the bindi for the first time. What if she gets made fun of? What will it feel like? But Amma assures her that her bindi will bring protection. After Divya looks inside Amma's special box to find the perfect bindi to put on, she gazes in the mirror and discovers a new side of herself, and it gives her strength. In this tender debut picture book, author Gita Varadarajan crafts a powerful story about belonging, embracing your heritage, and believing in yourself. Archana Sreenivasan's vibrant and magical illustrations bring to life this journey of self-discovery. My Bindi is a universal message of the importance finding oneself and celebrating the unique beliefs and experiences that make us who we
Subject: Tilaks > Juvenile fiction.
Hindu children > Juvenile fiction.
Self-confidence > Juvenile fiction.
Tilaks > Fiction.
Self-confidence > Fiction.
Genre: Picture books for children.
Children's stories > Pictorial works.
Didactic fiction.
Picture books.
Stories in rhyme.

Available copies

  • 4 of 4 copies available at Bibliomation.


  • 0 current holds with 4 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Howard Whittemore Library - Naugatuck j VARADARAJAN, GITA (Text) 34027151120642 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Killingly Library jj Var (Text) 34040155290733 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Silas Bronson Library - Waterbury JP VARADARAJAN, G (Text)
Digital Bookplate/Donation note: DONATED BY WATERBURY UNICO
34005153114276 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Tolland Public Library JE VAR (Text) 34051156532999 Juvenile New Picture Book Available -

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