Written by Shirin Shamsi
Illustrated by Manal Mirza
Published by Barefoot Books
Zahra hugs her cherished teddy bear and prays that Ramadan will bring her a longed-for sister. When her bear subsequently goes missing, Zahra finds herself grappling with intense feelings of loss. Over the next few weeks, as she volunteers with her mother at a local shelter for asylum seekers, Zahra befriends a displaced child, resulting in a newfound sense of gratitude and an unexpected Ramadan blessing.
Primary ISBN: 9781646865185
Available As: Paperback
Picture Book, Age 04 or older
Setting: United States
Character’s New Arrival/New American Status: Unknown Arrival
Engagement Projects & Resources:
Share your favorite resources for this book with email@example.com.