Kitiko is adopted. Now his mother is expecting a daughter. Kitiko wonders if she will still love him as much when the baby is born. While his mother is repairing a painting, Kitiko wonders around in the museum. He falls asleep and flies straight to Africa. In his dream he finds his sister Ayosha. Together they walk through the desert, the forest, the prairie,… Kitiko isn’t afraid when his sister is with him. Suddenly her skin becomes paler. Is she still his sister?
Exceptional picturebook about the doubts and questions adopted children have when they get a brother or sister.
Themes: adoption, sister, being black-white, art
Rights sold: Portuguese (Brazil), Chinese (mainland), Spanish (Latin-America)