Peacocks Around Little India (Deepavali in Singapore)
- About the Author & Illustrator
🎁 Recommended for kids 3 and up!
Enjoy the festivities around Deepavali in Singapore with a little girl and her family. From decorating the home and making murukkus to admiring peacocks and lighting sparklers—there is so much fun to be had.
A joyful story with charming illustrations that reminds us of the importance of family and family traditions.
Valerie Pereira is a Senior Executive in the Corporate Communications Department at School of the Arts Singapore. She is one of the authors of Go Shanti Go, a picture book she wrote with her sisters to encourage children to dream big. She is also the author of Stars on Orchard Road and Dragons in Chinatown, picture books that are part of a series on how children celebrate different festivals in Singapore.
Mithula Palanivel is an illustrator with a degree in graphic design from Raffles Design Institute. She loves creating characters for children's books and has illustrated several Tamil picture books published in Australia and Singapore. Peacocks Around Little India is her first English-language picture book.
Cover Type: Paperback
Page Count: 32
Year Published: 2023
Size: 260mm x 210mm