Written by own voices author Saadi Faruqi, Yasmin and her multi-generational Pakistani American family will delight and inspire readers. Kirkus Reviews calls it “utterly satisfying.”
- A creative and fun new series with a Pakistani American main character
- Early chapter book that features realistic and relatable scenarios for all kids
- Accessible vocabulary while also teaching words from the Urdu language
- Short chapters with a nice mix of illustrations make this perfect for emergent readers
- Subtly weaves Muslim traditions into fun, relatable stories.
for fans of Katie Woo!; an early reader featuring a Muslim, Pakistani American girl and her family; Own Voices author and illustrator team; a strong girl character with a knack for solving problems in unique ways; subtly weaves Muslim traditions into fun, relatable stories; series included on Girls of the Crescent Recommended Reading List.
Yasmin's class is going to the zoo! The students love watching the animals do silly things, but when Yasmin is chosen to feed the monkeys, she's the one that does something silly. Can Yasmin fix her mistake and make friends with the monkeys?
AUTHOR: Saadia Faruqi
NUMBER OF PAGES: 32
AGE RECOMMENDATION: 5-8
SIZE: 6.1 x 0.3 x 9.1 inches