The Magic Mango – A story with a history lesson

Author: Amelia Bonea
Illustrator: Ioan Balcosi



Text and Image from The Magic Mango

“It’s full of old photographs and letters!” exclaimed Arun, passing his fingers over the small pile of yellowed paper in front of him.

Tara bent over to pick up a photograph. “That looks like our dadi when she was very young. She must have been four, five years old.”

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There are some facts at the end, ane story contains lots of good topics for further discussion, for example, history, communications, telegraph, and magic tricks.

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