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Verde, Susan.
THE WATER PRINCESS
New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, 2016
IL K-3, RL 2.1
ISBN 0399172580

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With its wide sky and warm earth, Princess Gie Gie’s kingdom is a beautiful land. But clean drinking water is scarce in her small African village. And try as she might, Gie Gie cannot bring the water closer; she cannot make it run clearer. She rises before the sun to make the long journey to the well. Instead of a crown, she wears a heavy pot on her head to collect the water. (Bill Martin, Jr. Picture Book Award, 2018)

SUBJECTS:    Africa -- Fiction.
                        Blacks -- Africa -- Fiction.
                        Picture books for children.
                        Water supply -- Fiction.

 
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