This simple, touching picture book shows readers a women’s shelter through the eyes of a young girl, who, with her mother’s help, uses her imagination to overcome her anxiety and adjust. Includes factual endnotes detailing various reasons people experience homelessness and the resources available to help.

Ages 5 to 9 years

Written By: Erin Gunti

Illustrated By: Estelí Meza

A Place to Stay: A Shelter Story