The Wrong Stripes

Written and Illustrated by Arjun Rihan

A heartwarming children's picture book about what it means to belong when you feel all wrong.

Rudy the zebra has a peculiar problem: his stripes zag instead of zig. Unable to fit in with his herd, he sets off on an adventure with the hope of finding someone like himself.

On his journey, Rudy discovers a world full of animals with vibrant spots, dazzling points, and other mesmerizing patterns.

But will he find what he is looking for?


Finalist, 2018 Next Generation Indie Awards for Children's Picture Book (ages 6+)
Finalist, 2018 Wishing Shelf Book Awards for Pre-School Picture Books

What readers are saying:

“Beautifully illustrated and fun to read”- HKhosh
“wonderful” - srs
”sweet and touching” - NV


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Price: $15.99 U.S.

Suggested Reading Level: Ages 5 and up

Format: 36 pages hardcover

Publisher: Dedoop Books

Language: English

ISBN: 978-0-9991588-0-7

Dimensions: 8.5 x 8.5 x 0.3 inches

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