Arohan is desperate for a guitar. What eight year old boy isn’t? So when Arohan’s grandmother gives him a plain old bamboo flute for his birthday, he is understandably a little upset. But the xiao is steeped in the myths and legends of China and has its own special magic, as Arohan is soon to discover. A touching and courageous story of a young boy’s love for his family and the magical things that can happen when you listen to your heart.
Length: 32 pages
Genre: Picture book