The Possible Lives of W.H., Sailor

Bushra Junaid

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ISBN: 9781927917855

The Possible Lives of W.H., Sailor

  Author:   Bushra Junaid    
  Publisher:  Running the Goat

Included in the Globe & Mail’s top ten kids’ books fo 2022

“What truths would you utter from your mouth
If you could tell us your story “

Details and Specs
ISBN associated with this title: 9781927917855
Item RG0044
PublisherRunning the Goat
PublisherRunning the Goat
Published on November 1 2022
Language ENG
Pages 48
Format Paperback
Dimensions11(in) x 8(in)
Shipping weight229(g)
An artist, curator, and arts administrator, Bushra Junaid was born in Montreal to Jamaican and Nigerian parents, and raised in St. John's, NL. She has exhibited her work across Canada, curated numerous exhibitions, and illustrated Adwoa Badoe?s Nana's Cold Days (Groundwood Books, 2009). She lives and works in Toronto, ON.

Quick Quotes

"I know that teachers will undoubtedly be using The Possible Lives of WH, Sailor for teaching purposes, especially for history ... but this picture book should be seen as an exemplar for empathy and compassion for time and people gone and unknown."

Helen Kubiw, CanLit for LittleCanadians

"It is one of the most delicately respectful yet robust yet intimate texts I've read in recent years..."

The Children's Bookroom

"This volume is extraordinary on several fronts ... Highly recommended."

CM: Review of Canadian Materials


Award Winners & Nominees

2023 Next Generation Indie Book Awards: Children's Educational Picture Book Ages 6 and up