Whoever You Are by Mem Fox


Whoever You Are by Mem Fox

Little one, / whoever you are, / wherever you are, / there are little ones / just like you / all over the world. So begins the Australian author Mem Fox's joyful picture book Whoever You Are, a celebration of the world's diverse cultures, both our similarities and differences. Leslie Straub's innovative, colorful, folk art-style oil paintings of children from all corners of the globe are bordered with photographs of hand-carved, bejeweled frames--and they all reflect Fox's message that no matter where we come from, within our hearts Joys are the same, / and love is the same. / Pain is the same, / and blood is the same. A gem!


An essential book that acknowledges in the simplest of terms our common humanity. -- Kirkus Reviews

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Paperback / softback
32 pages


Mem Fox
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Publication date

21st April 2007



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