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Tun Dr Siti Hasmah Mohd Ali: The Accidental Doctor

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  • Meet Siti Hasmah, a little girl, who wants to be a journalist, in a period when not every girl was sent to school. Watch what happens to her, her family, and country when World War II strikes. Walk in her footsteps as she graduates from university and goes on to save the lives of many Malaysian women and children. See what she finally ends up becoming.

    The Asian Sheroes series aim not just to educate but also to motivate. These stories celebrate the amazing accomplishments of women from the region. Their remarkable strength in the face of adversity and sheer determination make it possible for their dreams to be fulfilled, no matter how big! They remind our young readers that great things are accomplished by people who were once little, just like them.

  • Eva Wong Nava lives between two worlds. She reads copiously and writes voraciously. She holds a degree in English Literature and Language from the University of Hull where Philip Larkin was once the University Librarian (and the reason why she chose to study there!); a Post-Graduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) from University College London where the Institute of Education resides, and a certificate in Art Writing which she undertook to better understand what the craft entails. She holds a M.A. in Art History and has taught children and adults how they can use writing for communication and play. She is the founder of CarpeArte Journal, an online space, which publishes works of fiction.  Eva’s flash fiction have appeared in various places and her writing on art have been published in international art journals. 

    June Ho is an experienced facilitator and success coach. She helps individuals to invest in and get the best out of their personal and professional lives.

ISBN: 9789811221583 (Paperback), 9789811221118 (Hard Cover)
Cover Type: Hard cover, Paperback
Page Count: 464
Year Published: 2020