Lara Bezzina

Lara Bezzina was born in Malta. She fell in love with books at a very young age and dreamed of writing her own book one day. When she grew up, Lara travelled a lot before coming back to Malta where she now lives. She is married and has a little son. The Little Island that was No More is Lara’s first fiction publishing.

THE LITTLE ISLAND That was no more by Lara Bezzina – Illustrated by Carmen Arrigo

“The Little Island that was No More” is an educational story aimed at children between the ages of 8 and 12.

The story is about the small island of Plota, where everyone is living happily on a pretty island full of trees, until a young man, Victor, starts building big and ugly buildings everywhere to sell and become rich. Victor is supported by the King of Plota, who also profits from Victor’s greed. The island residents – whose fresh air and beautiful buildings start disappearing – are unhappy with these developments, but the King is not willing to help them. Gradually, the residents of Plota start to leave the island…

Link to buy the book on Amazon.

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Illustrations by Carmen Arrigo

Carmen is an Italian artist, a painter and a poet.

She worked with Lara and Infinity to add to the story her exclusive illustrations.