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Asha and the Spirit Bird (Digital Audiobook)

By Jasbinder Bilan, Reena Dutt (Narrator)

Publication Date: May 31, 2020

Other Editions of This Title:
Hardcover (6/2/2020)

Description

In contemporary India, twelve-year-old Asha will journey across the dangerous Himalayas to find her missing father and save her
family's home. Guided by a mythical bird and a green-eyed tiger who she believes to be the spirits of her ancestors, this is an
incredibly unique debut about loss, family, buried treasure, and hope.


About the Author

Jasbinder Bilan was born in a stable in the foothills of the Himalayas that had been in her family for generations. She had a very
special relationship with her Grandmother, who she says kept the past alive for her. Jasbinder likes to quote her professor, David
Almond who says, “When we write we create beautiful lies.” This novel was inspired by her grandmother, who provided her with a
rich treasure box, part memory, part imagination, in which she drew her inspiration.