One Green Apple
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.
Family Relationships; Culture/Ethnicity; Language barrier; Immigrants and refugees; communication barrier; learning a new language; immigrant family; immigrant children
mother and father
Arab American Book Award, 2007, Winner, Children's (Young Adult)
Charlotte Zolotow Award, 2007, Highly Commended
Best Children's Books of the Year, 2007 Ages 5 to 9
Booklist Book Review Stars, 2006
Booklist Top 10 Religion Books for Youth, 2006
Children's Catalog, Nineteenth Edition, 2006
Choices, 2007 Understanding Oneself And Others
Images of Community: Selected Books for Children and Young Adult, 2011 Reaching Out: Finding and Creating Community (Picture Books)
Reading to Understand: Children's Books to Use with Comprehension Strategies, 2010 Synthesizing
Teachers' Choices, 2007 Primary
apples; new school; friendship; dogs; apple cider; new country; home country; Dupatta; apple trees; acceptance; wagon
Bunting, Eve, "One Green Apple" (2006). Diverse Families. 1138.