Manjhi Moves a Mountain

  • Interest Level: Kindergarten - Grade 5   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 2

Dashrath Manjhi used a hammer and chisel, grit, determination, and twenty years to carve a path through the mountain separating his poor village from the nearby village with schools, markets, and a hospital. Manjhi Moves a Mountain shows how everyone can make a difference if their heart is big enough.

Format List Price Your Price Qty
978-1-93954-734-7
$17.99 $13.49
Interest Level Kindergarten - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 2
Genre Nonfiction, Picture Books
Subject Diversity
Copyright 2017
Publisher Creston Books
Imprint Creston Books
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2017-09-10
BISACS JNF007050, JNF053160, JNF007110
Dewey 625.7092
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 8.75 x 11
Lexile 610
Guided Reading Level M
ATOS Reading Level 3.1
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 189738
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Original artwork

Illustrator: Danny Popovici

Danny Popovici likes to draw pictures. He tells stories through picture book illustrations, water color painting, urban sketching, and visual development for animation and games. If he's not drawing, there's a good chance he's watching Netflix, walking his dog, or reading a book.

Author: Nancy Churnin

Nancy Churnin is the author of Manjhi Moves a Mountain and Sydney Taylor Notable Irving Berlin, the Immigrant Boy Who Made America Sing. She is a full-time writer located in Texas.