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All Kinds of Friends, Even Green!

Title

All Kinds of Friends, Even Green!

Authors

Ellen B. Senisi

Publisher

Woodbone House

Publication Year

2002

ISBN

9781890627355

Pages

29 pages

Genre

biography

Format

picture book

Item Type

Nonfiction

Annotation

In a school assignment, seven-year-old Moses, who has spina bifida and uses a wheelchair, reflects that his neighbor's disabled iguana resembles him because they both have figured out how to get where they want to be in different ways than those around them.

Grade Level

PK-1; K-3

Diversity Topics

Disability and Health; Physical disability; Developmental disability; wheelchair user; spina bifida; sacral agenesis

Main Character

male child

Race/Ethnicities

multiple

Awards

Skipping Stones Honor Award, 2003, Winner, Multicultural And International

Keywords

class; pets; friendship; iguana; writing assignment

Diversity Impact

direct

All Kinds of Friends, Even Green!


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