A Picnic in October
Tony thinks it’s dumb to have a picnic in October every year. He thinks it’s dumb to go all the way to Liberty Island for a birthday, too. It’s too far. And it’s too cold. And it’s just plain embarrassing. But that’s what he thinks before he helps the lady who can’t speak English--and before he begins to understand what the Statue of Liberty means to Grandma.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - engpunk77 - LibraryThing
A great example of a personal narrative (for those teaching it at the elementary or middle school level), this book shows a child's subtle attitude change when he for the first time seems to ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Kate_Schulte078 - LibraryThing
This book would be good to use when talking about immigration to America. I think students will like this book because it gives them a new perspective on an icon most students have known about their whole lives. Read full review