The Proudest Blue

The Proudest Blue

A Story of Hijab and Family

Book - 2019
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Faizah relates how she feels on the first day her sister, sixth-grader Asiya, wears a hijab to school.
Publisher: New York ; Boston : Little, Brown and Company, 2019.
Edition: First edition.
Copyright Date: ©2019
ISBN: 9780316519007
Branch Call Number: E Muh
Characteristics: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27 cm


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IndyPL_JosephL Dec 07, 2019

Profoundly beautiful illustrations match this strong, empowering story of a young girl taking pride in her family traditions as her older sister wears her first hijab to school--one that is the color of blue between sea and sky. Out of love for her sister, she feels like she needs to defend her from the older bullies that mock her but learns from her sister to, instead, ignore other people's hate and ignorance and simply be proud of who you are.

PimaLib_TeneciaP Sep 13, 2019

Love, strength, family, faith, tradition. This book teaches not only about the hijab but these important lessons as well.


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