Wednesday, July 22, 2009
Inside-Out Grandma a Hanukkah Story - Inside-out clothes remind Grandma of her son, which in turn reminds her of how much her son looks like Grandpa Reuben. And that reminds her of...
Brand-new Pencils, Brand-new Books - Gilbert's excitement over starting first grade turns to worry that the teacher will be mean, the work too hard, and his classmates too unfriendly, but throughout the day there are pleasant surprises.
Light the Lights - Every December, Emma and her family celebrate two special holidays--Hanukkah and Christmas. Warm, color illustrations help families who honor both festive days.
Five Brave Explorers - Follows five explorers: Mae Jemison, space traveler; Esteban, who discovered Arizona and New Mexico; James Beckwourth, who developed the American West; Jean Baptiste Pointe du Sable, founder of the city of Chicago; and Matthew Henson, the first African American to reach the North Pole.
Friendship Crafts -Instructions for making a variety of crafts that can be used as gifts, including beaded earrings, T-shirt pillow, sun visor, hanging flower basket, etc.
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