21 Results
21 Results
Yasmin the fashionista —Faruqi, Saadia, author.
Book
2018
8 available of 17 items

While her parents are out to dinner, a bored Yasmin decides to try on some of her mother's clothes, including her new shalwar kameez, which gets ripped--but with the help of Nana, Nani, and a glue-gun, the garment gets f...

Yasmin, The explorer —Faruqi, Saadia, author.
Book
2019
8 available of 11 items

When Yasmin's father explains to her about explorers and maps, Yasmin decides to make a map of her neighborhood and she brings it along on a trip to the farmers' market with her mother--but will the map help her when the...

Yasmin the superhero —Faruqi, Saadia, author.
Book
2019
6 available of 12 items

Yasmin gathers a cape and mask and sets out to find a villain to defeat with her "super powers"--however there are no villains hiding on her block, just neighbors who need a little help.

Yasmin the painter —Faruqi, Saadia, author.
Book
2019
6 available of 9 items

Unsure about her artistic skills, second-grader Yasmin is not looking forward to the art competition at school--but with the support and encouragement of her family she produces a prize-winning painting.

Yasmin the zookeeper —Faruqi, Saadia, author.
Book
2019
3 available of 5 items

Yasmin's class is going on a field trip to the zoo, and Yasmin is thrilled when she is chosen to help feed the monkeys; but when she trips and spills their food both she and the monkeys are upset--until she remembers tha...

A place at the table —Faruqi, Saadia, author.
Book
2020
4 available of 7 items

Sixth-graders Sara, a Pakistani American, and Elizabeth, a Jewish girl, connect in an after school cooking club and bond over food and their mothers' struggles to become United States citizens.

Yasmin the teacher —Faruqi, Saadia, author.
Book
2019
4 available of 7 items

When Ms. Alex is called away from the classroom, she leaves Yasmin in charge, but the other children just ignore her and start acting silly and noisy--until Yasmin thinks up a way to motivate them to finish the math assi...

Yasmin, The builder —Faruqi, Saadia, author.
Book
2019
7 available of 11 items

As their makerspace project the students in Yasmin's second grade class are building a city: there are houses, a school, a church, even a castle, but Yasmin is not sure what to build--until inspiration strikes.

Meet Yasmin! —Faruqi, Saadia, author.
Book
2019
6 available of 10 items

In this compilation of four separately published books, Pakistani American second grader Yasmin learns to cope with the small problems of school and home, while gaining confidence in her own skills and creative abilities...

A thousand questions —Faruqi, Saadia, author.
Book
2020
8 available of 13 items

Told in two voices, eleven-year-olds Mimi, who is visiting her wealthy grandparents in Karachi, Pakistan, for the first time and Sakina, daughter of the grandparents' cook, form an unexpected friendship.

Yasmin in charge : Yasmin the Teacher / Yasmin the Chef / Yasmin the Zookeeper / Yasmin the Superhero —Faruqi, Saadia, author.
Book
2019
3 available of 5 items

Yasmin, an outgoing Pakistani-American girl, faces challenges at home, at school, and out and about with creativity and quick thinking.

Yasmin the gardener —Faruqi, Saadia, author.
Book
2020
3 available of 4 items

When spring arrives, Yasmin and her Baba plant a garden but Yasmin's flower seedling keeps wilting until her Nani sits in the sun, revealing to Yasmin what the plant needs.

Yasmin the friend —Faruqi, Saadia, author.
Book
2020
3 available of 4 items

After carefully planning a visit with Aly and Emma, Yasmin is disappointed to see that they want to play on their own, but a creative compromise may make everyone happy.

Yasmin the chef —Faruqi, Saadia, author.
Book
2019
2 available of 4 items

Yasmin's family is hosting a big party, but Yasmin is worried that the traditional food her family is cooking is too spicy--so her family challenges Yasmin to come up with a dish of her own.

Yasmin the zookeeper —Faruqi, Saadia, author.
Book
2019
2 available of 4 items

Yasmin's class is going on a field trip to the zoo, and Yasmin is thrilled when she is chosen to help feed the monkeys but when she trips and spills their food, both she and the monkeys are upset--until she remembers tha...

Yasmin the writer —Faruqi, Saadia, author.
Book
2020
3 available of 5 items

Yasmin struggles with Ms. Alex's assignment to write an essay about her hero until she realizes that her hero is someone very close to her.

Yasmin the soccer star —Faruqi, Saadia, author.
Book
2020
3 available of 4 items

When a new gym teacher introduces her gym class to soccer, Yasmin fears it will be as rough as the professional sport but must try to find courage to play goalie.

You can do it, Yasmin! —Faruqi, Saadia, author.
Book
2020
2 available of 4 items

"A collection of four more stories featuring Yasmin! Whether she's braving the goalie net for the first time on the soccer field, trouble-shooting a plant problem in the garden with her family, tackling a tricky writing ...

Meet Yasmin! —Faruqi, Saadia, author.
EBook
2018

In this compilation of four separately published books, Pakistani American second grader Yasmin learns to cope with the small problems of school and home, while gaining confidence in her own skills and creative abilities...

A thousand questions —Faruqi, Saadia, author.
Book On CD
2020
1 available of 1 items

Mimi is not thrilled to be spending her summer in Karachi, Pakistan, with grandparents she's never met. Secretly, she wishes to find her long-absent father, and plans to write to him in her beautiful new journal. The coo...

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