Devi knows that she's a good dancer. In fact, she's one of the best Bharatanatyam dancers at her dance school. So she's very upset when she learns she's lost the big dance competition. Her mom is a perfect dancer and Devi needs to be, too. Devi vows to practice her facial expressions and footwork until her dance is flawless, but no matter how much she practices, she keeps making mistakes. Come along with Devi as she learns that failure is an important part of learning and growing.
Praise for Dancing Devi
"I absolutely loved this book. I have learned so many valuable lessons of life through dance. We all have felt what Devi does in this book and it's so important to learn from these moments." —Payal Kadakia, Entrepreneur, Dancer and Investor
"The illustrations have an appealing Disney princess quality. Bright cultural touches, like Devi’s mother’s flowing blue sari in the central scene, complement the book’s messages. Vocabulary words are bolded throughout to facilitate learning." —Foreword Reviews