The Proudest Blue : a Story of Hijab and Family
Published: 2020 by Andersen Press
Level: Early Years (R-2)
On the first day back at school Faizah’s older sister Asiya starts to wear hijab as an older girl in her sixth grade. Faizah is proud, she is walking with a princess. There is bullying in the playground but the wise words of the girls’ mother flow through the story with messages of strength and empowerment. A beautiful book to be enjoyed by many children who are special and normal.