The Dinner of Smells Humaira Rashid, Jamie Lenman

A & C Black (Childrens books)
Paperback 32 pages

ISBN:
9781408156490
Size:
212 x 145 xmm
Published:
1st January 2013
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Series:
White Wolves: Stories from World Religions


Overview

When a poor man stands enjoying the smells from a restaurant, its greedy owner charges him for the privilege! Can Nasruddin, the wise man, save him from jail? Lively retelling of a Muslim folk tale with gorgeous illustrations by Jamie Lenman, featuring the famous character Nasruddin. For below average readers at KS1.Book band: GoldIdeal for ages: 5+

Author

Humaira Rashid was born in Dewsbury, West Yorkshire. From a young age she took up writing, compiling books of short stories and poems. In 2008 she won the Muslim Writers Award for the Under-16 Short Story, and the subsequent year, won the adult Unpublished Short Story category, as well as the Muslim Writers of the Year Award for her story Crash and Burn. She is currently studying Medicine at university, and continues to write in her spare time.

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