Walk with Me
A little girl imagines a lion taking the place of her father who no longer lives with her family, an animal that keeps her safe on her travels from school to home.
Family Relationships; Single parent; Poverty; single mother; living in poverty; impoverished family; financial hardship
Cybils Awards, 2017, Nominee, Fiction Picture Book
International Latino Book Award, 2017, Honorable Mention, Best Children's Fiction Picture Book(Bilingual)
Kirkus Prize, 2017, Finalist, Picture Book
lion; latch-key child; fatherless; rundown home; imaginary friend; Spanish
Buitrago, Jairo, "Walk with Me" (2008). Diverse Families. 1436.