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If You Could Wear My Sneakers

Poems by Sheree Fitch
Illustrations by Darcia Labrosse
Nimbus Publishing
Ages 3–7

Originally commissioned by UNICEF Canada, this 20th anniversary edition contains whimsical, tongue-twister poems by acclaimed children’s poet and author Sheree Fitch. In her signature style, she creatively explores 15 of the 54 articles from the 1989 United Nations Conventions on the Rights of the Child. With stanzas like “If you knew / the me I am / or I could know / the you you be,” kids will find this wacky book an enjoyable read.

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