In Yasmin the Explorer by Saadia Faruqi, Yasmin learns what it means to be an explorer and sets out to discover new places in her neighborhood. First, though, she makes her own map because according to her Baba every explorer needs a good map!
Yasmin's real adventure begins on a trip to the farmer's market with her Mama when Yasmin gets lost. Will her map save the day?
For curious readers, author Saadia Faruqi also includes a glossary of words in Urdu, a language from Pakistan, and facts about Pakistan as a bonus for readers to explore in the back of the book.