Farah feels alone in her new class in a new country with an unfamiliar language and culture. Today she is going on an apple picking field trip with her classmates and teacher. She listens but doesn’t speak, and through her observing, discovers that things are more similar to her home than she first realized. She sees a dog like her pet back home, and hears friendly laughter. This book tells the story of how a young Muslim immigrant finds her way in a new life.