12 Aug How To Be Extraordinary – Rashmi Sirdeshpande
How To Be Extraordinary
Published in 2019
• Puffin Books
• Illustrated by Annabel Tempest
• Agented by Lydia Silver, Darley Anderson
• Two further titles announced with Puffin Books (April & May 2020)
• One title announced with Wren & Rook (August 2020)
The real-life stories of 15 extraordinary people. Meet an artist, scientist, medic, environmentalist, musician, activist, writer, politician, and even a spy . . . above all, discover that there are MANY ways to be extraordinary and to make a real difference in the world.
Rashmi is a lawyer turned children’s author, with two young children who ask her lots of questions. Rashmi writes non-fiction picture books that ignite children’s curiosity, as well as fictional stories that crackle with imagination. When she’s not playing with words, you’ll find her on her yoga mat twisting herself into all sort of shapes.