Avocado the Turtle

Avocado the Turtle

by Kiara Shankar, Vinay Shankar

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"Be yourself and embrace the moment, even if others rejected you."   

        - Avocado the Turtle


Avocado is not a normal turtle. She is rejected by the other turtles for being too friendly. One day, they decide she should no longer be welcomed in their turtle group, and she is sent away. Upset at first, she eventually meets new friends and starts to understand it doesn't matter what people want her to be. Join Avocado on her journey to find her true self.


#### Editiorial Reviews ####


"This simple tale of a misfit turtle offers a charming lesson to children about the importance of self-acceptance."

-- Publishers Weekly BookLife Reviews.


"The Shankars, a father-daughter writing team, have imbued this short tale with a lot of heart."

-- Publishers Weekly BookLife Reviews.


"The illustrations add a 3D pop and a welcome splash of color, capturing the emotions of Avocado's banishment, her period of exile, and her happy life with her newfound friends. The lushly colored backgrounds, cute animals, and appealing nature imagery give children a lot to look at."

-- Publishers Weekly BookLife Reviews.

Product Details

BN ID: 2940164600853
Publisher: VIKI Publishing®
Publication date: 12/07/2020
Sold by: Draft2Digital
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 27 MB
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Age Range: 6 - 8 Years

About the Author

Kiara Shankar is a middle schooler from a small town in California, USA. Apart from writing books, she loves reading, artwork, writing poems, playing with her friends, and listening to her favorite Bollywood music.
Kiara's poem “A Deadly Star” was published in the national level writing contest book “A Celebration of Poets” (Fall 2018 Edition - published by Creative Communication, Utah, USA).

Vinay Shankar is a software professional from California, USA, who found himself inspired by his daughter’s idea of writing fictional fairy tale books and decided to co-write books with her. This collaborative effort of the family is helping to bring great ideas to life!

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