Child of Spring

Child of Spring
Author: Farhana Zia
Pages: 176
ISBN10: 1561459046
Genre: Childrens
Goodreads Rating: 3.14
ISBN13: 9781561459049
Published: March 1st 2016 by Peachtree Publishers, Ltd.

Engaging writing and a delightful protagonist bring life in a contemporary Indian village to life. Basanta longs for the beautiful ring worn by her young mistress, but when it comes into her possession, she realizes that it's not the wonderful possession she expected.

Increasingly aware of the struggles of her privileged friends, Lali and Bala, she finds a way to improve their lives and entertain their community and the beautiful ring takes on new meaning.