Paperback for ages 4 to 8. Engaging story on the determination of one remarkable little girl and her Grandfather. Ruby loves red and she loves to learn, this this is the story of how she becomes one of the first female students to attend university.
Based on the true story of the author's grandmother, this powerful yet simply told story has evocative double page illustrations which help tell Ruby's story, and offer lots of opportunities for discussion. The author's use of seasons and festivals to help note the passing of time, makes it a great Early Years resource for looking at festivals in different cultures. Clear simple font for independent readers, but non readers can still enjoy the storytelling of the beautiful illustrations.
Size: 21.5 cm x 27 cm