Discover stories that feature characters of different races and religions. It’s so important for children to see themselves in stories (mirrors) and to see other viewpoints and ways of life in stories (windows).
After showing kindness to a strange old woman, Shiraz receives the gift of beauty but her lazy and unkind stepsister, Nargues, suffers a less pleasant fate in this adaptation of the Grimm's fairy tale, Mother Hulda, reset in Tehran, Iran.Find in catalog
In simple rhyming text, a young Muslim girl and her family guide the reader through the traditions and colors of Islam.Find in catalog
When Papa Rabbit does not return home as expected from many seasons of working in the great carrot and lettuce fields of El Norte, his son Pancho sets out on a dangerous trek to find him, guided by a coyote. Includes author's note.Find in catalog