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DetailsA mysterious prophecy resounds, and the bewitchingly beautiful princess Draupadi arises from the sacred fire in Panchala.Draupadi the princess is in love with Arjuna, the Pandava prince. But fate weaves strange events, and Draupadi finds herself wedded to five men–Arjuna and his four Pandava brothers. Draupadi’s life is complicated further by the Kauravas–her husbands’ wicked cousins–who try everything in their power to harm her and the Pandavas. As the fiery princess Draupadi’s terrible destiny begins to unfold, she goes from majestic queen with five warrior husbands to a poor servant girl. Evil waits around every corner and a terrible war looms overhead. Will the impulsive Draupadi brave the humiliation destiny has written for her? Will she lose everything she has loved?Adapted from the ancient Indian epic, the Mahabharata, this is the story of an astonishingly outspoken woman, who is abandoned at every turn, and forced to make the difficult choice between revenge and compassion.ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Saraswati Nagpal is an author, an educator, and a performing artist. Her first published work, the graphic novel 'Sita, Daughter of the Earth,' is the first Indian graphic novel to be shortlisted for the Stan Lee Excelsior Award (2012).When she's not writing, Saraswati teaches literature and writing to middle and high school students. She is particularly partial to the genres of mythology, fantasy, and science fiction.In Hindu or Vedic lore, Saraswati is the serene goddess of speech, art, and wisdom. Saraswati is very glad to be named after her.ABOUT THE PUBLISHER: Campfire is to entertain and educate young minds by creating unique illustrated books that recount stories of human values, arouse curiosity in the world around us, and inspire with tales of great deeds of unforgettable people.
SKU Code PRK B 1165 Weight in Kg 0.2800 Brand Bookwomb Dispatch Period in Days 3 ISBN No. 9789380741093 Author Name Saraswati Nagpal. Illustrator Manu Publisher Name Campfire Graphic Novels