Just Bea

Just Bea

Series: Picture Books
Genre: Nahid Kazemi
Tag: All books
Publisher: Tradewind
Publication Year: 2022
Format: 8.5” x 11”
Illustrator: Nahid Kazemi
ISBN: 9781926890326
About the Book

Bea’s big sister is so annoyed with her mischievous behaviour that she wants Bea gone. But when she cannot find Bea anywhere, she grows to regret her wish.

Praise for Just Bea:

“Honest emotions are captured in the poetic and playful text . . .(and) emotionally resonant charcoal illustrations. . . . The ups and downs of sibling relationships explored in Just Bea will strike a familiar tone with readers.” — Canadian Children’s Book News

Just Bea would make for a lively read-aloud and may also lead to thoughtful discussions on how to deal with sibling discord . . . Just Bea makes a welcome addition to the library or household shelf.” Recommended — CM: Canadian Review of Materials


A Canadian Children’s Book Centre ‘Best Book’

About the Illustrator:

Nahid Kazemi is an artist, illustrator and graphic designer. She has published many award-winning children’s books, and was nominated for a Governor General’s Literary Award and the 2020 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award. Her recent publications include Over the RooftopsUnder the Moon and The Old Woman. She has exhibited her work around the world. Nahid lives in Montreal.

About the Author
Kari-Lynn Winters

is a picture book author, poet and performer. She enjoys being in the classroom in any capacity—as a presenter, a teacher or as a student. She works at Brock University in St. Catharines, Ontario, where she teaches drama-in-education.