StorySmith post: Who's the Old Man on the streets?
A story that needs to be told, this book talks about what it's like for those who live on the streets. With simple yet powerful illustrations, the world of the homeless is unravelled with every turn of a page and how a simple act of kindness can make a huge difference in the lives of these individuals.
Read all about what our StorySmith Karim Rushdy has to say about this book. One that will stop you in your tracks and hits you right in the feels.
What Karim thinks...
This book sends a good message to children about teaching compassion & empathy. The visuals & illustrations leave a lot to the imagination and some pages without words allow you to have meaningful conversations with the kids while you are reading it to discuss what is going on with the characters.
I think this books is most suitable for...
Toddlers and Preschoolers, Independent Young Readers, Book Lovers of All Ages,
How would you describe this book?
Complicated, Conversational, Heartwarming,Inspiring.
How likely are you to recommend this book to friends and family? (9/10)
Rate this book by hearts (4/5)
Check out their IG post on this book and follow the Rushdy family's adventures here as well!
Karim is father to two beautiful girls, Naima (5) and Amina (3). Originally from Scotland, he has lived in Asia for the last 20 years and now calls Kuala Lumpur home together with his wife, Rebecca-Jo. Join them in their parenting journey on instagram at @baba_look_at_this.