Anna Carries Water

Hardcover | September 30, 2013

byOlive SeniorIllustratorLaura James

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Anna fetches water from the spring every day, but she can't carry it on her head like her older brothers and sisters. In this charming and poetic family story set in Jamaica, Commonwealth Prize-winning author Olive Senior shows young readers the power of determination, as Anna achieves her goal and overcomes her fear.

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Anna fetches water from the spring every day, but she can't carry it on her head like her older brothers and sisters. In this charming and poetic family story set in Jamaica, Commonwealth Prize-winning author Olive Senior shows young readers the power of determination, as Anna achieves her goal and overcomes her fear.

Olive Senior grew up in Jamaica and was educated in Jamaica and Canada. She is the winner of many awards, including the Commonwealth Prize and the Institute of Jamaica's Gold Medal for her poetry. She lives in Toronto. Laura James is an award-winning artist and self-taught painter of Antiguan heritage. Working as a professional artist ...

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Format:HardcoverDimensions:40 pages, 11.5 × 10.25 × 0.3 inPublished:September 30, 2013Publisher:Tradewind BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1896580602

ISBN - 13:9781896580609

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