Lend A Hand: Poems About Giving

People, Identity & Culture
Social Justice
Author(s):
John Frank
Illustrator(s):
London Ladd
Age Group:
6-10
Publisher:
Lee & Low Books
ISBN:
978-1600609701
Year:
People, Identity & Culture
Social Justice

Making a difference in the world can be as simple as planting a tree, giving up your seat on a bus to a disabled person or training a puppy to become a guide dog. These are just a few of the simple acts of kindness featured in this collection of fourteen original poems. Representing diverse voices different ages and backgrounds the collection shows the bridging of boundaries between people who are often perceived as being different from one another.

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Ivy Aberdeen’s Letter to the World

Ashley Herring Blake

When a tornado rips through town, Ivy Aberdeen's house is destroyed and her family displaced. Ivy feels invisible and ignored in the aftermath of the storm—and what's worse, her notebook filled with secret drawings of girls holding hands has gone missing.

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