Susan Laughs

Title

Susan Laughs

Authors

Jeanne Willis

Illustrator

Tony Ross

Publisher

Henry Holt and Company

Publication Year

1999

ISBN

9780805065015

Genre

realism

Format

picture book

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Rhyming couplets describe a wide range of common emotions and activities experienced by a little girl who uses a wheelchair.

Grade Level

PK-1

Lexile Measure

AD110L

Diversity Topics

Disability and Health; Physical disability; wheelchair user

Main Character

female child

Race/Ethnicities

White

Family Formation

mother and father

Awards

NASEN and TES Special Educational Needs Book Award, 2000, Winner
Adventuring with Books: A Booklist for PreK-Grade 6, 13th Edition, 2002 Gender Issues
Children's Catalog, Eighteenth Edition, Supplement, 2002
Children's Catalog, Nineteenth Edition, 2006

Keywords

self-confidence; self-esteem; moods; abilities; cat; playing; grandmother

Diversity Impact

direct

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