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Also by Jamie Lee Curtis:

This Is Me, October 2016
Hardcover
My Brave Year Of Firsts, September 2012
Hardcover
My Mommy Hung The Moon, September 2010
Hardcover
Big Words for Little People, September 2008
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Is There Really a Human Race?, September 2006
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This Is Me
Jamie Lee Curtis

A Story of Who We Are and Where We Came From

Workman Publishing Company
October 2016
On Sale: September 20, 2016
32 pages
ISBN: 0761180117
EAN: 9780761180111
Kindle: B01CH8BFPQ
Hardcover / e-Book
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From the #1 New York Times bestselling creative team of Jamie Lee Curtis and Laura Cornell comes a timely picture book about immigration. Raising important identity issues like “Where did we come from?” and “Who are we?” This Is Me is as delightful as it is important, sure to stimulate dinner table conversation.

In This Is Me a teacher tells her class about her great-grandmother’s dislocating journey from home to a new country with nothing but a small suitcase to bring along. And she asks: What would you pack? What are the things you love best? What says “This is me!” With its lively, rhyming language and endearing illustrations, it’s a book to read again and again, imagining the lives of the different characters, finding new details in the art, thinking about what it would be like to move someplace completely different.

It’s an interactive book, too: Tucked into the back cover is a sturdy pop-up suitcase. And as a younger reader fills the suitcase, he or she learns a lot about what really matters: Now YOU take this case/ and imagine it’s true,/ that you’re leaving and needing/ to choose what says YOU.

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