Paperback | Pages : 24
Size: 9-1/4 X 9 | USD $6.99
ISBN: 9780823433179 | Pub Date: 2015-01-15
Grade: FIRST | Age: 4 to 8
Other Editions: Hardcover, Ebook
Themes: Easy Readers, , Acceptance & Belonging
About the Book
Grace's name may be a bit of a misnomer, for graceful she is not. She wants to be a ballerina, but dancing is not her forte. "Give it up, Grace, the other girls tell her." Saddened, Grace turns to drawing—and when she does, she starts to feel better. Grace is good at drawing and the other girls love her artwork. Grace finds a way to be part of the ballet using her true talent—she paints the sets! But the indefatigable Grace also keeps dancing in this easy reader that encourages youngsters to celebrate their own special gifts.
THE REVIEWS ARE IN
"The newest addition in the "I Like to Read" series is a great purchase for early reader collections everywhere."—School Library Journal
"There is more than one way to shine on stage, as Grace happily attests."—Kirkus Reviews
About the Series
"These books deftly combine text and art to create a positive experience for new readers."—School Library Journal
"This series dares to make entertaining reads from short texts and familiar vocabulary"—Kirkus Reviews
"Each one makes the hard world of learning to read enough fun to encourage children at this critical developmental moment to try another one."—Vicky Smith, Children's and YA Editor at Kirkus Reviews
Read an exclusive Q&A with author Kate Parkinson!