Those Shoes By Maribeth Boelts
Jeremy really wants the same shoes every other boy in school is wearing, but can only afford a pair too small for him at a thrift shop. However, when Jeremy’s friend, Antonio, has shoes that are falling apart, Jeremy realizes Antonio might need the shoes more than he does.
Be kind by Pat Zietlow Miller
When Tanisha spills grape juice all over her new dress, her classmate wants to make her feel better, wondering: What does it mean to be kind? From asking the new girl to play to standing up for someone being bullied, this moving story explores what kindness is, and how any act, big or small, can make a differenceor at least help a friend.
With a gentle text from the award-winning author of Sophie’s Squash, Pat Zietlow Miller, and irresistible art from Jen Hill, Be Kind is an unforgettable story about how two simple words can change the world.
Alexander and the terrible, horrible, no good, very bad day by Judith Viorst
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