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SHIVA! The newest children's book by Demi

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BLOOMINGTON, Ind. - s4story -- Shiva, "the auspicious one," is the Hindu god of love, righteousness, forgiveness, longevity, protection, health, and prosperity. As Nataraja, or "Lord of the Dance," he controls the forces of creation, preservation, and destruction. Award winning author, Demi, presents the life of this central Hindu god, replete with stunning illustrations that faithfully reflect the traditions of Hindu painting. Also included is an appendix featuring prayers to Shiva and notes on his representation as "Lord of the Dance."

Publication Details
ISBN: 978-1-937786-83-0
Pub. Date: June 2020
Page Count: 36 Hardback
Price: $17.95, Trim Size: 10" x 8.75"

About the Author and Illustrator
Demi is the award-winning author of over 130 bestselling children's books, including The Fantastic Adventures of Krishna, Saint Francis of Assisi, Mahavira, Gifts of Our Lady of Guadalupe, and Talking to God. Her titles have sold over half a million copies. The Empty Pot was selected by former First Lady Barbara Bush in 1990 as one of the books to be read on the ABC Radio Network Program Mrs. Bush's Story Time, sponsored by the Children's Literacy Initiative. Demi's book Gandhi was named a New York Times Best Illustrated Book and received an Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Platinum Award. Major exhibitions of her work have been held in numerous museums in the U.S., including the Time/Life Gallery in New York, the Botolph Galleries in Boston and Cambridge, and the Los Angeles County Museum. Demi won a Fulbright Scholarship to India, and in addition she represented the U.S. at the First International Children's Book Conference in Beijing, China, in 1992. She lives with her husband in Yarrow Point, Washington State.

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