Here I Am
Picture Window Books
Newly arrived from their faraway homeland, a boy and his family enter into the lights, noise, and traffic of a busy city in this dazzling wordless picture book. The boy clings tightly to his special keepsake from home and wonders how he will find his way.
Family Relationships; Culture/Ethnicity; Language barrier; Poverty; Immigrants and refugees; communication barrier; different languages; learning a new language; living in poverty; financial hardship; immigrant family; immigrant child; immigrant parents;
mother and father
INDIEFAB Book of the Year Awards, 2013, Winner, Picture Book
National Association of Parenting Publications Awards (NAPPA), 2014, Gold Winner, Kindergarten - 5
100 Magnificent Children's Books, 2013 Picture Book
Best Children's Books of the Year, 2014 Coming of Age
Kirkus Book Review Stars, 2013
keepsake; big city; New York; friendship; moving; memories; difficulty; school; apartment; money; tree; seed
Kim, Patti, "Here I Am" (2015). Diverse Families. 1692.