Little Sid: The Tiny Prince Who Became Buddha

By LENDLER, Ian

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9781626726369
Publisher
First Second


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School Library Journal

Reviewed on January 1, 2018  |  Elementary

Gr 1–3—Like the real Gautama, "Little Sid" is royal, a detail that is almost the sole point of biographical accuracy in Lendler's text. This version of Siddhartha, saddled with too-busy, seldom-available parents, is overwhelmed with servants' attentions and material excess. Only five candles light his birthday cake, but he openly departs his palace, seeking personal happiness. He doesn't encounter the Four Sights (illness, age, death, asceticism), just a village...Log In or Sign Up to Read More

Horn Book Magazine

Reviewed on March 1, 2019

Because his father is king, Sid's every wish is granted, but he still isn't happy. Going up the mountain to find happiness, Sid experiences a ...Log In or Sign Up to Read More

Horn Book Guide

Reviewed on March 1, 2019

Because his father is king, Sid's every wish is granted, but he still isn't happy. Going up the mountain to find happiness, Sid experiences a chan...Log In or Sign Up to Read More

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