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3+years

Esma Farouk, Lost in the Souk

Authors: Lisa Boersen and Hasna ElbaamraniIllustrator: Annelies Vandenbosch

An exciting but simply told story about a young girl who gets lost in a Moroccan souk when visiting family on holiday. The illustrations capture the excitement of visiting distant relatives and being on holiday abroad, and the detail will entice readers to revisit again and again. The story captures the loving bonds with family members who live overseas.

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  • Own Voice
  • Muslim representation
  • Mixed-heritage representation
  • Black/brown representation
  • Diverse cast
  • Female lead