Amazing Grace

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Frances Lincoln Limited, Jul 1, 2005 - Acting - 32 pages
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Dual language Gujarati/English edition of the international bestseller. Grace loves to act out stories. Sometimes she plays the leading part, sometimes she is 'a cast of thousands.' When her school decides to perform Peter Pan, Grace is longing to play Peter, but her classmates say that Peter was a boy, and besides, he wasn't black... But Grace's Ma and Nana tell her she can be anything she wants if she puts her mind to it...

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The illustrations are so lifelike you feel as if you know those children. the story is interesting and believable and all children can relate to it and get the message. This is one incredible way to ... Read full review

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This book is great for building self-esteem. No matter what happens as long as you have dreams and are willing to follow through with them then ANYTHING is possible! My 7 and 5 1/2 year old ... Read full review

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Children's author and reviewer Mary Hoffman was born in 1945. She attended Newnham College to study English literature and University College London to study linguistics. She started writing in 1970 and has written about eighty children's books including the picture book Amazing Grace, the Stravaganza series, and the anti-war anthology Lines in the Sand. She is also the editor of the children's book review magazine Armadillo, which comes out four times a year. She currently lives in Carterton, outside Oxford, with her husband.

Caroline Binch's illustrations for Hue Boy, written by Rita Phillips Mitchell, won the Smarties Prize. She illustrated the bestselling story Amazing Grace and several other Grace stories by Mary Hoffman. Gregory Cool, which Caroline wrote and illustrated, was shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Medal, and her Since Dad Left won the United Kingdom Book Award in 1998.To visit Caroline's website click here

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