Speak Up Sami
Written by Shabana Hussain
Illustrated by Mariam Aldacher
Published by Kube Publishing Ltd
Sami is a quiet boy who does not enjoy going to school, but things begin to change when a new boy, Gamba, joins his class. When Sami sees Gamba being teased, will he be brave enough to find his voice and speak up?
Speak up Sami is an empowering story about courage, kindness and friendship. A heartwarming book to enjoy at home or in the classroom, providing opportunities to have meaningful discussions around bullying, diversity and celebrating differences.
Primary ISBN: 9780860378877
Publication Date: November 2022
Available As: Hardcover
Picture Book, Age 03 or older
Community Represented: Muslim/Muslim American, Unspecified (Middle Eastern)
Themes: Allyship, Cross-Group Friendship, Discrimination: Cultural, Discrimination: Language Ability, Welcoming by Individual
Character’s New Arrival/New American Status: Unknown Arrival
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