Join in a virtual storytime event with Naaz Khan, author of “Room for Everyone.”
VIRTUAL STORYTIME DETAILS
November 10 @ 11:00 am
The King’s English Bookshop
Registration Link: https://www.kingsenglish.com/event/tke-presents-online-celebrity-storytime-featuring-naaz-zahn-room-everyone
[In Conversation with Ruth Forman]
November 11 @ 6:00 pm
Politics & Prose
Registration Link: https://www.politics-prose.com/event/book/pp-live-naaz-khan-room-everyone-ruth-forman
About the Author:
Naaz Khan is a writer and educator with a diploma in refugee studies from the American University in Cairo, and a master of arts in international education from Columbia University. She draws inspiration from her experiences living in Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Kenya, and India, where she was born. She currently lives in Washington, DC, where she makes room for hiking, biking, working for An Open Book Foundation, interfaith gatherings, and playing her ukulele.
About the Book:
A young boy on a crowded bus discovers that, after some wiggles and giggles, there’s room for everyone in this lighthearted rhyming picture book set in Zanzibar.
The dala dala rumbles and roars as Musa and Dada drive off to the shore—but the bus stops for multiple detours: “Do you need a ride? It’s hotter than peppers out there in the sun! Come in, there’s room for everyone!”
One stop becomes two stops which soon becomes ten, and Musa wonders when it will end: “How can any more people get in? We’re already smushed like sardines in a tin!” But there’s always room for one more, if you make the room, which is the heartwarming take-away from this bouncy, joyous tale in rhyme.