DIVerse Families
 
One Green Apple

Title

One Green Apple

Authors

Eve Bunting

Illustrator

Ted Lewin

Publisher

Houghton Mifflin

Pages

32 pages

Publication Year

2006

ISBN

9780618434770

Genre

realism

Topic

Family Relationships; Language Barrier; learning a new language

Annotation

While on a school field trip to an orchard to make cider, a young immigrant named Farah gains self-confidence when the green apple she picks perfectly complements the other students' red apples.

Grade Level

K-3

Family Formation

mother and father

Main Character

girl

Diversity Impact

direct

Race/Ethnicities

Middle Eastern

Awards

Arab American Book Award, 2007, Winner, Children's (Young Adult); Charlotte Zolotow Award, 2007, Highly Commended

Keywords

apples; new school; friendship; dogs; apple cider; immigrant

Item Type

Fiction

Format

picturebook

One Green Apple

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