How the Onion Got its Layers

Books & Nooks

This fantastic book by Sudha Murty tells readers an imaginary tale about how the onion got its layers. The story revolves around a young princess who has an obsession for clothes. The book is beautifully illustrated, adding to its charm. Read it to discover the connection between the girl’s obsession for clothes and the many layers of an onion.

Written by Sudha Murty
Illustrated by Priyanka Pachpande 
Recommended Age: 5+ years
Published by Puffin
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