Marianthe's Story

Marianthe's Story: Painted Words and Spoken Memories

by Aliki Year Published: 1998
Returning to her own childhood for inspiration, Aliki has created an exceptional sixty-four-page book that presents Marianthe's story -- her present and her past. In Painted Words, Marianthe's paintings help her to become less of an outsider as she struggles to adjust to a new language and a new school.