Education & Teaching, Middle Grade, New Releases, Children's Books, Ages 6 to 8, Ages 9 to 12, Global EmpathyWHO BELONGS HERE? tells the story of Nary, a young boy fleeing war-torn Cambodia for the safety of the United States. To some of his new classmates, however, he is a "chink" who should go back where he belongs. But what if everyone whose family came from another place was forced to return to his or her homeland? Who would be left? This story teaches compassion for recent immigrants while sharing the history of immigration in America and some of the important contributions made by past immigrants. It is used in schools everywhere for units on immigration and tolerance.
Award Winners, New Releases, Pre-k to Kindergarten, Ages 3 to 5, Ages 6 to 8, Modern FamilyWith whimsical illustrations, a child describes the many ways in which her woolly mammoth is one of the world’s best pets, accompanying her everywhere and sharing her daily activities with keen enthusiasm and loving gentleness.