Saffron Ice Cream
Arthur A. Levine Books
Rashin is an Iranian immigrant girl living in New York, excited by her first trip to Coney Island, and fascinated by the differences in the beach customs between her native Iran and her new home--but she misses the saffron flavored ice cream that she used to eat.
Culture/Ethnicity; Bicultural; Multicultural; Immigrants and refugees; bicultural child; multicultural community; immigrant family; immigrant child
mother and father
Choices, 2019 Picture Books for School-Age Children
Notable Books for a Global Society, 2019
Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2019 Kindergarten to 2nd grade
beach; Coney Island; Iran; ice cream; friendship; rules; music; homesick; gender-segregated beach; Muslim; Islam
Kheiriyeh, Rashin, "Saffron Ice Cream" (2018). Diverse Families. 1796.