New in the critically acclaimed Little People, BIG DREAMS series, discover the life of
Mohandas Gandhi, the father of India. As a young teenager in India, Gandhi led a
rebellious life and went against his parents' values. But as a young man, he started to
form beliefs of his own that harked back to the Hindu principles of his childhood .
Gandhi began to dream of unity for all peoples and religions. Inspired by this idea, he
led peaceful protests to free India from British rule and unite the country —ending
violence and unfair treatment. His bravery and free-thinking made him one of the most iconic people of peace in the world, known as Mahatma, meaning "great soul." This moving book features stylish and quirky illustrations and extra facts at the back,
including a biographical timeline with historical photos and a detailed profile of the
Little People, BIG DREAMS is a best-selling series of books and educational games
that explore the lives of outstanding people, from designers and artists to scientists and activists. All of them achieved incredible things, yet each began life as a child with a dream. Inspire the next generation of outstanding people who will change the world with Little People, BIG DREAMS!
What? A simplified and edited version of the original text is appropriate for babies and toddlers
Age? 2-4 years
About the Author
Maria Isabel Sánchez Vegara, born in Barcelona, Spain, is a writer and creative
director in constant search of new concepts for children ’s books and the author of the multimillion-copy bestselling Little People, BIG DREAMS series of picture books that explore the lives of outstanding people. Working for more than fifteen years for clients in top advertising agencies, her books combine creativity with learning, aiming to establish a new and fresh relationship between children and pop culture.