Loop the Loop

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Puffin, Jun 21, 1993 - Friendship - 32 pages
4 Reviews
"A yo-yo is at the center of a friendship that unfolds between a sensitive, bored child and a feisty old woman. Anne spends her days playing with Eleanor, her doll, until she meets Mrs. Simpson, a wheelchair-bound neighbor, and her cat, Bertrand. . . ".--School Library Journal, starred review. Full color.

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User Review  - Katie Curry - Goodreads

This book is about an elderly woman, Mrs. Simpson, who suffers from Alzheimer's disease, and the impact a young girl, Anna, has on her life. I would use this book in my classroom to talk about ways to uplift and encourage others around us through acts of kindness. Read full review

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User Review  - Andrea - Goodreads

This story was about a girl who became friends with an older woman who forgets who she is after she falls. This heartwarming story describes their unique relationship, despite hurdles they must overcome. Read full review


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About the author (1993)

Dugan is a research associate in the department of neurology at Oregon Health Sciences University.

James Stevenson is the creator of many acclaimed books for children and is a cartoonist for "The New Yorker," He lives in Cos Cob, Connecticut.

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