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Ganesha's Sweet Tooth

Patel, Sanjay (Book - 2012)
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
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An original story based on Hindu mythology, this book tells the story about how Ganesha's love of sweets led to a broken tusk and the writing of the epic poem, the Mahābhārata. Includes author's note about the myth.
Authors: Patel, Sanjay
Statement of Responsibility: by Sanjay Patel and Emily Haynes ; illustrations by Sanjay Patel
Title: Ganesha's sweet tooth
Publisher: San Francisco, Calif. : Chronicle Books, c2012
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 26 cm.
Summary: An original story based on Hindu mythology, this book tells the story about how Ganesha's love of sweets led to a broken tusk and the writing of the epic poem, the Mahābhārata. Includes author's note about the myth.
Subject Headings: Ganesha (Hindu deity) Fiction Hindusim Fiction Hindu mythology
Topical Term: Ganesha (Hindu deity)
Hindusim
Hindu mythology
Additional Contributors: Haynes, Emily
LCCN: 2011042836
ISBN: 9781452103624
Branch Call Number: J PIC P
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Comment by: nypl_morningside_heights Jun 02, 2014

Interesting book to read.

Epic myth meets The Super Jumbo Jaw Breaker in this eye-popping, candy-colored re-creation of a classic Hindu tale.


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Jun 02, 2014
  • nypl_morningside_heights rated this: 3.5 stars out of 5.

Interesting book to read.

Oct 16, 2012
  • forbesrachel rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

The bright, colourful style, full of geometric designs really lends itself to this Hindu myth. The story is kept simple, as Ganesha is the eyes for the child reading, and the myth itself has been put in the less than epic length of a page of drawings referencing the tale. This page of drawings, as well as the author's note at the end, encourages readers to find out more about the original.

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