Reem Faruqi


Reem Faruqi based I Can Help on a similar experience from her childhood. She is also the author of Lailah's Lunchbox (Tilbury) and the upcoming Amira's Picture Day (Holiday House) and Unsettled (HarperCollins). Lailah's Lunchbox, her debut, was named an ALA Notable Book and received many other honors. Reem lives in Georgia. Visit her website at or follow her on Twitter @ReemFaruqi.


Lailah's Lunchbox: A Ramadan Story

Reem Faruqi and Lea Lyon



Reem Faruqi


Amira's Picture Day

Reem Faruqi and Fahmida Azim


Unsettled Lib/E

Reem Faruqi


I Can Help

Reem Faruqi and Mikela Prevost