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Yasmin the scientist —Faruqi, Saadia, author.

Everyone seems to have an idea for the science fair except for Yasmin, but after some failed experiments Yasmin's snack break with Nani inspires an idea.

Yasmin the fashionista —Faruqi, Saadia, author.

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 painter —Faruqi, Saadia, author.

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 builder —Faruqi, Saadia, author.

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.

Yasmin, The explorer —Faruqi, Saadia, author.

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 librarian —Faruqi, Saadia, author.

It is library day and helper Yasmin is busy shelving books, but suddenly she discovers that her own special book is missing prompting her to calmly retrace her steps.

Yasmin the teacher —Faruqi, Saadia, author.

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 singer —Faruqi, Saadia, author.

Yasmin is excited to attend a wedding party, but when the singing starts Yasmin is too shy to join in.

Yasmin the recycler —Faruqi, Saadia, author.

Yasmin is thrilled about her school's new recycling program, but getting her friends to pitch in is no easy task.

Yasmin the superhero —Faruqi, Saadia, author.

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 zookeeper —Faruqi, Saadia, author.

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...

Friends fur-ever —Faruqi, Saadia, author.

Pet-sitters for hire! Imaan Bashir loves dogs, but she doesn't have one. Yet. If only there were a surefire way to demonstrate her special canine connection to her mom. Then she'd be well on her way to pampering a pup of...

Meet Yasmin! —Faruqi, Saadia, author.

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...

Yusuf Azeem is not a hero —Faruqi, Saadia, author.

"Yusuf is excited to start middle school in his small Texas town, but with the twentieth anniversary of the September 11 attacks coming up, suddenly it feels like the country's same anger and grief is all focused on his ...

Yasmin the soccer star —Faruqi, Saadia, author.

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.

A thousand questions —Faruqi, Saadia, author.

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 the writer —Faruqi, Saadia, author.

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.

Give it a try, Yasmin! —Faruqi, Saadia, author.

In this fun collection of four new Yasmin stories, Yasmin tackles every challenge she faces with her head and her heart! Whether she's helping to solve a recycling problem at school, trying to avoid a science fair fiasco...

Yasmin the chef —Faruqi, Saadia, author.

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.

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...

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