Manjhi Moves a Mountain

Book cover for Manjhi Moves a Mountain by Nancy Churnin

Nancy Churnin


Danny Popovici

Book Summary

Dashrath Manjhi used a hammer and chisel, grit, determination, and twenty years to carve a path through the mountain separating his poor village from the nearby village with schools, markets, and a hospital. Manjhi Moves a Mountain shows how everyone can make a difference if their heart is big enough.

Asian Descent, Grit, Determination, Carving a Path, Everyone can make a difference, Perseverance, Passionate, Determined, Inspiring, Inspiration, Making change, Calls to action

Age Range
Ages 0 to 3 (preschool), Ages 4 to 8 (grades K-3), Ages 9 to 12 (grades 4-7)
Creston Books
Book Category
Asian Descent