Saving Sunshine

(Author) (Illustrator)
Backorder (temporarily out of stock)
Product Details
$14.99  $13.94
First Second
Publish Date
5.64 X 8.0 X 0.52 inches | 0.85 pounds

Earn by promoting books

Earn money by sharing your favorite books through our Affiliate program.

Become an affiliate
About the Author

Saadia Faruqi was born in Pakistan and moved to the United States when she was 22 years old. She writes the Yasmin series and popular middle-grade novels such as Yusuf Azeem Is Not A Hero. She was featured by Oprah Magazine as a woman making a difference in her community. Besides writing books for kids, Saadia also loves reading, binge-watching her favorite shows, and taking naps. She lives in Houston with her family.

Shazleen Khan is an award-winning London based Illustrator, Writer and Designer, specializing in Narrative and Sequential Illustration. Shazleen began self-publishing their graphic novel work Buuza!! in 2011 and has since gone on to achieve a First Class Bachelor's (hons) degree in Illustration (2017) and a Master's in Children's Books and Graphic Novels (2018). They currently work as a freelance Illustrator while doing part-time teaching work.

"A beautiful, realistic, and important story focusing on family and sibling bonds." --Kirkus, starred review

"[A] stirring and uplifting story of family and identity." --Publishers Weekly, starred review

"The art style moreover captures a variety of nuanced expressions with an approachably cute quality, offering emotional depth as well as humor and sweetness." -- The Bulletin of the Center For Children's Books, starred review

relatable sibling story that approaches tough topics like discrimination with compassion and intention...heartwarming, funny, and bright." --Booklist

"A fine addition for collections seeking representation of discordant sibling relationships." --School Library Journal