This book is about Maya, a girl from Nepal. It accompanies Maya on her long way to school and tells of her love of books. How did this girl from the Nepalese mountains develop such a passion? Is this thanks to the teacher, Miss Tara, who brought Maya books full of dreams and adventures from town? This story is about determination and the wonderful relationship between Maya and Miss Tara. When the rainy season begins, will Maya be able to keep going to school and borrow the books she holds dear from Miss Tara?