Skip to content
The Day You Begin

  • Available For Shipping

    Get it delivered in 2-7 days

    Only ships with orders of $30 or more
  • Not Available For Pickup

  • Available For Pickup

    In stock at locations

Quantity
You've reached your cart limit for this product.

Sorry, we've sold out of this product.

Sorry, we've sold out, but we can notify you as soon as the variant becomes available.

Thanks, we'll let you know!

There are many reasons to feel different. Maybe it’s how you look or talk, or where you’re from; maybe it’s what you eat, or something just as random. It’s not easy to take those first steps into a place...

There are many reasons to feel different. Maybe it’s how you look or talk, or where you’re from; maybe it’s what you eat, or something just as random. It’s not easy to take those first steps into a place where nobody really knows you yet, but somehow you do it. Jacqueline Woodson’s lyrical text and Rafael López’s dazzling art reminds us that we all feel like outsiders sometimes-and how brave it is that we go forth anyway. And that sometimes, when we reach out and begin to share our stories, others will be happy to meet us halfway.

DIMENSIONS
9.4"L x 10.8"W
AGES
5-8 years
PAGES
32
OTHER
Jacqueline Woodson is the 2018-2019 National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature. New York Times Best Seller.