Namaste, Lata Mangeshkar! Her voice touches at least a billion hearts

This is the absorbing story of a girl, Lata, born in a small town of India. At five years of age, she was a theater singer and artiste. At thirteen, she became the sole bread winner of her family when her father passed away. She moved cities, walked long distances and survived on cups of tea in search of work. Lata Mangeshkar went on to become one of the most famous playback singers and a woman who fought for the rights of playback singers. Her inspiring story is enriched with illustrations that provide cultural reference, nuggets, map and timeline. Namaste,Lata Mangeshkar! enthuses readers across ages, geographies and cultures. Inspires global citizenship and a growth mindset.

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  • Author: Sunanda Verma
  • Year: 2018
  • Publisher: The Indologist
  • ISBN: 978-9814782111