Why am I me?
|Format:||Print Book 2017|
|Availability:||Available at 34 Libraries 38 of 42 copies|
This loving ode to our shared humanity is the perfect introduction to conversations about identity and Anti-Racism.* "Will invite the book's audience to grapple with themes of individuality, diversity, universality, and what it means to be human." -- The Horn Book, starred review"Loved it." -- Jacqueline Woodson, former Ambassador of Young People's Literature Presented as a thoughtful, poetic exchange between two characters -- who don't realize they are thinking and asking the very same questions -- this beautiful celebration of our humanity and diversity invites readers of all ages to imagine a world where there is no you or me, only we.If the first step toward healing the world is to build bridges of empathy and celebrate rather than discriminate, Why Am I Me? helps foster a much-needed sense of connection, compassion, and love.
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Identity (Philosophical concept)
-- Juvenile fiction.
Identity (Psychology) -- Juvenile fiction.
Interpersonal relations -- Juvenile fiction.
Identity -- Fiction.
Interpersonal relations -- Fiction.
|Publisher|| New York :2017
Alko, Selina, illustrator.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 x 27 cm