Jamel Akib grew up in Malaysia and now lives in Leigh-on-Sea, England. Monsoon is his first picture book.
Uma Krishnaswami; Pictures by Jamel Akib
FSG Books for Young Readers
Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)
"An expressive story about seasons, extremes, and waiting." - Kirkus Reviews
Children play, birds call, and grownups go about their business during the hot days of summer in northern...