Lend a Hand: Poems about Giving (Hardcover)

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By John Frank, London Ladd (Illustrator)
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Making a difference in the world can be as simple as planting a tree, giving up your seat on a bus to a disabled person, or training a puppy to become a guide dog. These are just a few of the simple acts of kindness featured in this collection of fourteen original poems. Each poem emphasizes the compassion and the joy of giving. Representing diverse voices--different ages and backgrounds--the collection shows the bridging of boundaries between people who are often perceived as being different from one another. The first step in bridging those boundaries is to extend a hand. John Frank is an accomplished poet and the author of several children's books, including three highly-praised poetry collections. Coupled with London Ladd's emotive illustrations, Lend a Hand demonstrates that empathy and social awareness can start at an early age.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781600609701
ISBN-10: 1600609708
Publisher: Lee & Low Books
Publication Date: September 1st, 2014
Pages: 32
Language: English