Pattan’s Pumpkin– vine ripened, ready for harvest this September with Otter Barry Books UK and Walker Books Australia. In the USA, Candlewick Press September 2017.46bfec_f5268c0aea994555b1e2c98fc517784b~mv2

Pattan’s Pumpkin is an exciting,vibrantly illustrated Flood Story from India, written by Chitra Soundar, an Indian-born British writer, based in London.


Pattan has an amazing pumpkin…it grows BIGGER than the goats, BIGGER than the elephants, until it is as TALL as the mountains. But can Pattan’s pumpkin save his family and all the animals when the storm-clouds burst and the waters rise?


Otter-Barry Books is a new children’s imprint aiming to make a difference, push boundaries and publish books that children will love.

For more information on getting a copy of Pattan’s Pumpkin, click on the country: AustraliaUK. Please check back for the USA in September 2017.