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You Are Enough: A Book About Inclusion

By Margaret O'Hair   Illustrated by Sofia Cardoso   By Sofia Sanchez   

Scholastic Inc. | ISBN 9781338630749 Hardcover
40 Pages | 9.286" x 9.331" | Ages 4 to 8

Scholastic Inc. | ISBN 9781338701678 Ebook
40 Pages | Ages 4 to 8

A beautiful and inclusive picture book all about celebrating being yourself from Down syndrome advocate and viral sensation Sofia Sanchez!

It can be hard to be differentwhether because of how you look, where you live, or what you can or can't do. But wouldn't it be boring if we were all the same? Being different is great! Being different is what makes you YOU.

This inclusive and empowering picture book from Sofia Sanchezan 11-year-old model and actress with Down syndromereminds readers how important it is to embrace your differences, be confident, and be proud of who you are. Imagine all of the wonderful things you can do if you don't let anyone stop you! You are enough just how you are.

Sofia is unique, but her message is universal: We all belong. So each spread features beautiful, full-color illustrations of a full cast of kid characters with all kinds of backgrounds, experiences, and abilities.

This book also includes back matter with a brief bio of Sofia and her journey so far, as well as additional information about Down syndrome and how we can all be more accepting, more inclusive, and more kind.

Raves & reviews:

Praise for You Are Enough:

"[An] uplifting look at disability and differences."—Kirkus Reviews

"[The book's] cheerful exhortations may serve as a source of support and encouragement."—Publishers Weekly