The Road to Mumbai (Hardcover)
Houghton Mifflin Books for Children, 9780618434190, 32pp.
Publication Date: August 1, 2004
In vivid paintings filled with color and light (and more than one uninvited guest ), Ruth Jeyaveeran brings the beauty and excitement of India alive for children everywhere to enjoy.
Praise For The Road to Mumbai…
For a sweeping, evocative glimpse of India's spectacular diversity, young readers could do no better than this good-humored, vivacious debut.
This lively romp across India introduces children to aspects of the country's culture and geography.
School Library Journal
Many kids will enjoy the snobbish, impatient voice, and the mischievous fantasy, illustrated in bright pink, purple, and green gouache...
The explosively vibrant illustrations...are both funky and fanciful...the story overall is notable for enjoyability.
Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books