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One Green Apple

Title

One Green Apple

Authors

Eve Bunting

Illustrator

Ted Lewin

Publisher

Houghton Mifflin

Publication Year

2006

ISBN

9780618434770

Pages

32 pages

Genre

realism

Format

picturebook

Item Type

Fiction

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

Topic

Family Relationships; Language Barrier; learning a new language

Main Character

girl

Race/Ethnicities

Middle Eastern

Family Formation

mother and father

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

Diversity Impact

direct

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