Swami on Rye: Max in India

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Viking, 1995 - Dogs - 40 pages
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Max has done it all, and now he's about to become a father. Which naturally brings on a search for the meaning of life--in India. So off Max goes on a wild, hilarious magic carpet ride that includes a visit to the Temple of Doublespeak. Sure to delight both children and adults, Swami on Rye sparkles with Kalman's unique style. Full color.

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Review: Swami on Rye: Max in India (Max #4)

User Review  - Julia - Goodreads

This is not a book I typically read to my class- the subject matter is a little sophisticated and won't hold the interest of all 4 to 5 year olds. But goodness is it a gem. Beautiful words and artwork ... Read full review

Review: Swami on Rye: Max in India (Max #4)

User Review  - Tara - Goodreads

This is a good fun read for you and the kids! Read full review

About the author (1995)

In her own words: "born. bucolic childhood. culture-stuffed adolescence. played piano. stopped. danced. stopped. wrote. discarded writing. drew. reinstated writing. married Tibor Kalman and collaborated at iconoclastic yet successful design studio. wrote and painted children's books. worried. took up Ping-Pong. relaxed. wrote and painted for many magazines.  cofounded the Rubber Band Society. amused. children: two. dog: one.

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