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Thank You, Omu! Hardcover – 11 December 2018

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A 2019 Caldecott Honor Book
Winner of the Coretta Scott King/John Steptoe New Talent Illustrator Award
An ALA Children's Notables List Selection 2019

CCBC Choices 2019
A New York Times Notable Children's Book of 2018
A Bank Street College Best Children's Book of 2018
A Publishers' Weekly Best Book of 2018
A Boston Globe Best Children's Book of 2018
A School Library Journal Best Book of 2018
A New York Times Book Review Editors' Choice Staff Pick
A Chicago Public Library Best Book of 2018
2019 E.B. White Read-Aloud Award Finalist
Jumpstart Read for the Record Selection 2019


"All at once fresh and like a classic folktale."--The Washington Post


"Ideal...to use any time sharing is the theme."
--The Horn Book


[*] "A lovely story of giving and community founded in Nigerian culture. Delectable."
--Kirkus Reviews, starred review


"[The illustrations] will have toddlers reaching out to grab them."--The New York Times Book Review

"A joyous homage... Mora's art casually yet vividly reminds readers of the diversity we encounter all around us, presenting her characters in all hues while acknowledging multiple languages in various cut-outs throughout."--Shelf Awareness


[*] "Mora [is] a major new talent.... Rhythmic, refrainlike...this sweet story of inclusivity, gratitude, and delicious fellowship is also a feast for the eyes."
--Publishers Weekly, starred review


"A great choice...for introducing the concept of sharing."--Booklist

[*] "A memorable tale of community and the unexpected rewards of sharing."--School Library Journal, starred review

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A generous woman is rewarded by her community in this remarkable author-illustrator debut that's perfect for the Thanksgiving season, perfect for fans of Last Stop on Market Street.

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5.0 out of 5 stars Lovely multicultural book
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5.0 out of 5 stars A beautifully written and illustrated intergenerational story about the value of sharing.
Reviewed in the United States on 19 December 2018
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5.0 out of 5 stars An Amazing Story
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5.0 out of 5 stars A must read!
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4.0 out of 5 stars Good book that talks about sharing and kindness, but not in a heavy handed way
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5.0 out of 5 stars Heartwarming/ multicultural
Reviewed in the United States on 28 November 2018
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5.0 out of 5 stars Great book!
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4.0 out of 5 stars Delightful!
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5.0 out of 5 stars Perfect to share for Thanksgiving
Reviewed in the United States on 18 November 2018
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5.0 out of 5 stars Warm, beautiful, unique
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5.0 out of 5 stars Savory AND sweet :)
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5.0 out of 5 stars Great moral book
Reviewed in the United States on 21 December 2019
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5.0 out of 5 stars Good choice
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5.0 out of 5 stars Nice story
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