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Just ask! : Be different, be brave, be you  Cover Image Book Book

Just ask! : Be different, be brave, be you / Sonia Sotomayor ; illustrated by Rafael López.

Sotomayor, Sonia, 1954- (author.). López, Rafael, 1961- (illustrator.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780525514121
  • ISBN: 0525514120
  • Physical Description: 32 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Philomel Books, 2019.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Text set in OpenDyslexic font.
Summary, etc.:
In this creative non-fiction story, Sonia and her friends plant a garden, and each one contributes in his or her own special way, in a book that celebrates the many differences among humans. In this warm and inclusive story by U.S. Supreme Justice Sonia Sotomayor, inspired by her own childhood diagnosis of diabetes, readers join along as differently abled kids use their strengths to work together and learn about each other.
Target Audience Note:
4-8 years
710L Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR LG 4.1 0.5 505958.
Subject: Children with disabilities > Juvenile literature.
Disabilities > Juvenile literature.
Individuality > Juvenile literature.
Cooperativeness > Juvenile literature.
Gardens > Juvenile literature.
Gardens > Juvenile fiction.
Friendship > Juvenile literature.
Friendship > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Picture books.

Available copies

  • 36 of 41 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Festus Public. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Festus Public Library.


  • 0 current holds with 41 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Festus Public Library E Sotomayor (Text) 32017000079245 Picture Books Checked out 07/07/2022

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