malala's magic pencil

“My father had always said, ‘Malala will live free as a bird.’”

The powerful and moving story of Malala, whose young voice has made a tremendous impact in her country and the world.  In Malala’s Magic Pencil, she shares her hopes for equality and eradicating war, poverty and hunger; dreams that started when she was a young girl.  Her bravery and boldness to speak out against the injustices in her country have made her an impetus for change and she has only just begun.

Malala’s Magic Pencil was written by Malala Yousafzai, illustrated by Kerascoët and published by Little Brown Books for Young Readers.  Click here to watch a book trailer.