Kami and the Yaks
Bay Otter Press
In the Himalaya Mountains of Nepal, Kami, a deaf Sherpa boy, braves a fierce storm to lead his father and brother to their family's lost yak herd.
Disability and Health; Physical disability; deaf; deaf child; mute; mute child
Moonbeam Children's Book Award, 2007, Bronze, Picture Book
Schneider Family Book Award, 2008, Winner, Young Children
Best Children's Books of the Year, 2008 Ages 5 to 9
yaks; Himalayas; Himalayan mountains; lost herd; sherpa; weather; danger
Stryer, Andrea Stenn, "Kami and the Yaks" (2006). Diverse Families. 1619.