Big Red Lollipop by Rukhsana Khan, Illustrated by Sophie Blackall.
2011 Charlotte Zolotow Award Winner
A lot of times when you start reading a children's book, you can pretty much guess the ending. I was
ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Rukhsana Khan: The author was born in Pakistan but grew up (from 3 years old) in Canada. With four children of her own, she had plenty of inspiration for stories. She began her writing career by composing songs for Adam's World videos. Her stories often deal with diversity. She has six children's books (as of this writing) as well as two novels and some short stories.
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