Malala’s Magic Pencil
, by Malala Yousafzai, Illustrated by Kerascoet
Little Brown and Company, 2017
International education activist, champion of women’s rights and, at 17, the youngest winner of the Nobel Peace Prize, Malala presents the story of her road to becoming a world leader for social reform. Simplified for young readers, but not diminished, the book speaks movingly to children’s desire to make the world a better place.