Yo! Yes?

Author: Chris Raschka

Illustrator: Chris Raschka

Publisher: Orchard Books

Publication Date: 1993

Genre: Contemporary tale, Picture Book

Audience: Gr. K-2

Awards: Caldecott Medal

Overview: This energetically illustrated book tells the tale of two different boys who decide to chance their friendship despite their differences. Relating to many young children in today’s society this book will warm your heart in only 34 words.

Activity: After reading, have student write a reflective paragraph about what this book means to them.

Reviewer’s Name: Alison Jacovics