Anna Carries Water

Anna Carries Water

Series: Picture Books
Tag: Bestsellers
Publisher: Tradewind Books
Publication Year: February 2014
Illustrator: Laura James
ISBN: 9781896580609

Rights sold to Korea and South Africa.

About the Book

Anna fetches water from the spring every day, but she can’t carry it on her head like her older brothers and sisters. In this charming and poetic family story set in Jamaica, Commonwealth Prize-winning author Olive Senior shows young readers the power of determination, as Anna achieves her goal and overcomes her fear.

About the Author
Olive Senior

was born and brought up in Jamaica and educated in Jamaica and Canada. She is the winner of many awards, including the Commonwealth Prize and the Institute of Jamaica’s Gold Medal for her poetry. She lives in Toronto.