‘A book that celebrates friendship and the power of being true to yourself.’ Frank Cottrell-BoyceIt’s hard to measure up in a family with high expectations. But it’s even harder when those people sometimes use you as an arm rest. And call you ‘Peanut’.Anzo is 11 years old and very, very short. Mum, Dad and his two uncles are extremely tall but they’re also high achievers, obsessed with fulfilling their lifelong ambition of opening a restaurant together. Everyone has a role – but where does Anzo fit in? If only he could grow a few inches in height, then no one would be able to overlook him. Then, overnight, Anzo starts to grow. Is life as a giant going to solve all his problems, or should he stop worrying and learn to just be himself?
Giant: A Feel-good Children’s Book About Growing Up and Being Yourself
Have your ever felt like you don’t measure up? ‘Giant’ is a funny and at turns poignant story about believing in yourself (and your friends) and being comfortable in your own skin.
SKU: 9781848125643 Category: CH 7-9 Tags: Family & home stories (Children's / Teenage), General fiction (Children's / Teenage), Personal & social issues: self-awareness & self-esteem (Children's / Teenage)