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This Is Who I Am

R. J. Jhaundoo

Unveil the Wonders of Being Different: A Heartwarming Journey of Acceptance, Friendship, and the Joy of Embracing Individuality for Young Minds.

Welcome to the captivating world of This Is Who I Am, a story that resonates with every child's quest to find their place in the vast tapestry of life. Designed for children aged 8 and up, this book transcends boundaries, appealing to both regularly developed children and those with exceptional needs, including autism. It's a tale that celebrates diversity, speaking to kids of all races and backgrounds.

Meet Soraya, a bright and curious second-grader, whose journey unfolds in the classrooms and playgrounds where every child learns and grows. Soraya faces a challenge familiar to many: she's teased for being different. Her story is one of silent struggle, the quest to fit in, and the deep desire to be accepted by her peers.

But This Is Who I Am is more than just a story of challenges; it's a beacon of hope and understanding. A turning point in Soraya's life brings a profound realization - her uniqueness is not a weakness but a superpower. The book weaves this powerful message through a narrative that is both engaging and educational.

As Soraya learns to embrace her individuality, she teaches readers the value of self-acceptance and the strength found in diversity. This book is an inspiring call to celebrate our differences and find unity in them.

Perfect for parents, educators, and children alike, This Is Who I Am is more than just a book; it's a journey towards understanding and kindness. It's an essential addition to any young reader's library, promising not only a compelling story but also a life lesson that will stay with them forever. Embrace this journey with Soraya and discover the magic in being uniquely you!

Book Details

  • Publisher: Palmetto Publishing
  • Publish Date: Apr 23rd, 2024
  • Pages: 38
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 8.50in - 5.50in - 0.25in - 0.47lb
  • EAN: 9798822935136
  • Recommended age: 00-12
  • Categories: Social Themes - Self-Esteem & Self-RelianceSchool & Education

About the Author

Jhaundoo, R. J.: - R.J. Jhaundoo is a dedicated Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) and a passionate advocate for Exceptional Student Education (ESE), particularly for students with autism. As a Caribbean Guyanese woman with extensive experience in the school system, she brings a unique perspective to her writing. R.J. Jhaundoo's journey from a Registered Behavior Technician to a BCBA reflects her unwavering commitment to making a difference in the lives of children. Her deep understanding of ESE, coupled with her personal experiences, infuses This Is Who I Am with authenticity and heart. She aims to inspire and uplift readers with her enriching stories.