A Shelter in Our Car

Bias, Discrimination & Hate
Author(s):
Monica Gunning
Illustrator(s):
Elaine Pedlar
Age Group:
6-10
Publisher:
Children's Book Press
ISBN:
978-0892391899
Year:
Bias, Discrimination & Hate

When her father died, Zettie and her mother left their warm and comfortable home in Jamaica for an uncertain future in the United Sates. Zettie's mother can't find a steady job so they are forced to live in their car. But her mother's unwavering love, support and gutsy determination give Zettie the confidence that, together, she and her mother can meet all challenges.

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Under My Hijab

Hena Khan

As a young girl observes six very different women in her life who each wear the hijab in a unique way, she also dreams of the rich possibilities of her own future, and how she will express her own personality through her hijab.

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