A Bucket of Blessings

A Bucket of Blessings

Afterword by: Maya Angelou / Illustrated by: Jing Jing Tsong
For Ages: 4 - 8
A beautiful myth from India comes to life in this enchanting, New York Times bestselling picture book.

Near a majestic mountain in a vast jungle with many mango trees, it has not rained for weeks and weeks. The village well and pond are dry. Monkey and his friends look everywhere for water, but they have no luck. And then Monkey remembers a story his mama used to tell him, a story about how peacocks can make it rain by dancing. So he sets out to see if the story is true…

This little-known legend, told with dramatic rhythm and illustrated with the colors and textures of India, is sure to delight and inspire.
  • Beach Lane Books | 
  • 32 pages | 
  • ISBN 9781442458703 | 
  • April 2014 | 
  • Grades P - 3


Kabir Sehgal and Surishtha Sehgal Share A BUCKET OF BLESSINGS

A beautiful myth from India comes to life in this enchanting picture book. Kabir and Surishtha Sehgal use the book to talk to children about helping and inspiring others.

About the Authors

Kabir Sehgal
Photograph by Lisa Miller
Surishtha Sehgal
Photograph by Dave Shaugar