Sachin Tendulkar says “Chase Your Dreams” to all children this Diwali
Sachin Tendulkar has a fabulous Diwali surprise for his young fans. Hachette India has published ‘’Chase Your Dreams’’, an adaptation of his blockbuster autobiography ‘’Playing It My Way’’ exclusively targeted at children and young adults. ‘’Playing It My Way’’ has sold over 230,000 copies and is the highest selling hardback title by an Indian author. ‘’Chase Your Dreams’’ is the first children’s version of an autobiography by an Indian Sportsperson.
‘’Chase Your Dreams’’ tells the inspiring story of India’s greatest cricketer through simple prose, call-outs, inspirational notes and comic visuals. The illustrations enable children to experience some of the defining moments in Sachin’s illustrious career
Speaking about on the release of ‘’Chase Your Dreams’’, Sachin Tendulkar said, ‘’I would like to wish everybody a very Happy Diwali. I have always enjoyed interacting with children as the future belongs to them. I am delighted that Hachette India has adapted my autobiography to make it easy for children to comprehend and relate better. I hope children will enjoy reading the book and be encouraged to pursue their dreams.’’
The book is now available for pre-order and will be published nationwide on October 25, 2017
Imprint: Hachette India
Page Extent: 256 pp with 26 pages of comics (B&W)
Price: INR 299
Rights: Indian Subcontinent, ANZ, West Indies, South Africa
About the book:
‘’My father set me free at the age of eleven when he told me ‘Chase your dreams, but make sure you don’t find shortcuts to them.’’
In a career spanning 24 years, hardly any records have escaped Sachin Tendulkar’s masterly touch. Besides being the highest run scorer in Tests and ODIs, he also uniquely became the first and only batsman to score 100 international centuries and play 200 Tests. His proficient stroke-making is legendary, as is his ability to score runs all over the field, and all over the world.
Sachin’s passion for cricket, his pride for his country and his exemplary conduct on and off the field has made him the beloved of billions and a role model for generations to come.
Read his story to know the deepest details of his eventful life.