Just Ask!: Be Different, Be Brave, Be You

by Sonia Sotomayor

Other authorsRafael López (Illustrator)
Hardcover, 2019

Status

Checked out
Due 6 Jun 2021

Collection

Publication

Philomel Books (2019), 32 pages

Description

Feeling different, especially as a kid, can be tough. But in the same way that different types of plants and flowers make a garden more beautiful and enjoyable, different types of people make our world more vibrant and wonderful. In Just Ask, United States Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor celebrates the different abilities kids (and people of all ages) have. Using her own experience as a child who was diagnosed with diabetes, Justice Sotomayor writes about children with all sorts of challenges--and looks at the special powers those kids have as well. As the kids work together to build a community garden, asking questions of each other along the way, this book encourages readers to do the same- When we come across someone who is different from us but we're not sure why, all we have to do is Just Ask.… (more)

Language

Original language

English

Physical description

32 p.; 9.38 inches

ISBN

0525514120 / 9780525514121

Barcode

997
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