|A Chair for My Mother REI REP Edition
Contributor(s): Williams, Vera B.
ISBN: 0688040748 ISBN-13: 9780688040741
OUR PRICE: $7.20
Product Type: Paperback - Other Formats
Published: August 1984 Annotation: After a fire destroys their home and possessions, Rosa, her mother, and her grandmother save their money to buy a big comfortable chair that they can all enjoy. Suffused with warmth and tenderness, "A Chair for My Mother" celebrates family love and determination.
|Library of Congress Subjects: |
- Family life; Fiction.
- Saving and investment; Fiction.
- Chairs; Fiction.
|BISAC Categories: |
- Juvenile Fiction | Family | Parents
- Juvenile Fiction | Social Issues | Values & Virtues
- Juvenile Fiction | Social Issues | Emotions & Feelings
|Academic/Grade Level: Kindergarten, Ages 5-6|
|Book type: Easy Fiction|
|Physical Information: 10.50" H x 8.25" W x 0.25" (0.40 lbs) 32 pages|
|Accelerated Reader Info|
|Quiz #: 9761
Reading Level: 3.4 Interest Level: Lower Grades Point Value: 0.5
|Scholastic Reading Counts Info|
|Quiz #: Q02012
Reading Level: 3.8 Interest Level: Grades 3-5 Point Value: 2.0
|Descriptions, Reviews, Etc.
After a fire destroys their home and possessions, Rosa, her mother, and grandmother save and save until they can afford to buy one big, comfortable chair that all three of them can enjoy.After their home is destroyed by a fire, Rosa, her mother and grandmother save their coins to buy a really comfortable chair for all to enjoy. "A superbly conceived picture book expressing the joyful spirit of a loving family."--Horn Book.
Reviewed by School Library Journal Reviews (SLJ Reviews 2017 February)
EMPATHY; RESPONSIBLE DECISION-MAKING; SELF-MANAGEMENTCopyright 2017 School Library Journal.