Say Something

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Tilbury House, 2004 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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Teachers' Choice Awards for Children's Books, 2005 -Learning Magazine Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2005 -National Council on the Social Studies and the Children's Book Council Bullying is frequently enabled by the bystander who says, it's not my responsibility. 'What could I do?'I didn't know. Written with sensitivity, appropriate directness, and astute caveats, 'Say Something' provides a critical alert for children and parents alike with an early, important lesson in civic responsibility. -Peter Yarrow of Peter, Paul, and Mary. Founder, Operation Respect/Don't Laugh at Me Bravo, Moss and Lyon, for giving parents and teachers a wonderul new resource to help children make their way as caring, responsible citizens! -Ellen Hofheimer Bettmann, Co-author of Hate Hurts: How Children Learn and Unlearn Prejudice

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The illustrations in this book are pretty awesome, with great detail. This book is about a girl who notices other kids at school who are being picked on for walking slowly down the hall, sitting alone ... Read full review

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Deals with the subject of bullying in a pretty matter of fact way. By not saying anything you enable those who bully. The young girl notices kids being bullied but does not say or do anything until ... Read full review

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About the author (2004)

Peggy Moss prosecuted civil rights cases as an assistant attorney general in Maine. She now provides workshops and speeches to students and teachers from elementary school to the college level on issues of hate violence prevention for the Center for the Prevention of Hate Violence at the University of Southern Maine. Peggy lives in Freeport, Maine, but travels throughout the U.S. to provide presentations for students and teachers.

Lea Lyon now juggles her work in the business world with her love of painting, takes numerous painting and drawing classes, and even meets with a group of five women every week to paint and talk about their work. Her illustration portfolio has won awards twice at the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators conferences. This is her first children's trade book. Lea lives in Richmond, California.

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