A Pakistani American writer, Saadia Faruqui excites the young audience with her colorful trailer that was launched about her upcoming book, “Meet Yas-mine”.Illustrated by Hatem Aly, the book is ex-pected to come out soon in August.
The book makes you meet Yasmin, who is a spirited second-grader who’s always takes heed for those “aha” moments to help her solve life’s little prob-lems.
Her huge bubble of imagination is her tool to fight back in situa-tions; she boldly tack-les problems, assuming her imagination doesn’t get too big, of course! A creative thinker and curious explorer, Yas-min and her multi-generational Pakistani American family will delight and inspire readers.
“Readers will be charmed by this one-of-a-kind character and won’t tire of her small but significant dilem-mas. Faruqui nails the child’s perspective, and illustrator Aly gives Yasmin life.