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 111 trees : how one village celebrates the birth of every girl
 Author: Singh, Rina

 Illustrator: Ferrer, Marianne

 Publisher: KIDS CAN
 Pub Year: 2020

 Dewey: 305.42
 Classification: Biography
 Physical Description: 36 p., col. ill., 26 cm

 BTSB No: 822718 ISBN: 9781525301209
 Ages: 6-8 Grades: 1-3

 Subjects:
 Paliwal, Sundar
 Sex discrimination against women -- India
 Sex discrimination against women -- India -- Prevention
 Women's rights -- India
 Equality
 Feminism
 Environmental protection
 India -- Biography

Price: $21.41

Summary:
After the deaths of his mother, and later his daughter, Sundar Paliwal knows what he has to do. He is determined to live in a place where girls and boys are treated equally and where the surrounding countryside is not ravaged by irresponsible mining. Sundar manages to convince the people of his village to welcome every girl born with the planting of 111 trees. His efforts have turned a desert village into a green oasis that is safe and prosperous for girls.

Series:
CitizenKid





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