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Farmer Falgu Goes to the Market



Paper Back Edition 2017

A summary…

  • Farmer Falgu heads to market
  • Unexpected events change everything!
  • When his cargo is damaged, should he turn back?

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Farmer Falgu heads to market, but unexpected events mean a change to his selling plans! Farmer Falgu is off to the market to sell his wonderful fresh and fragrant produce. With his cart loaded high, off his bullocks happily trot. But his eventful journey makes him wonder if he should turn back when some of his precious cargo is damaged. Will he make it to the market and be able to sell his produce or will his resourcefulness help him find a culinary solution? • Second in a series of picture books introducing a flavour of rural India • Named in the TES top 50 books on diversity to have in the school classroom • Enlarged, coloured type helps emphasise the onomatopoeic text

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Chitra Soundar (4)
Kanika Nair (2)
Red Robin Books (9)
3-6 years
Paper Back
picture books, illustrated books

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