One of Us (Hardcover)

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One of Us (Hardcover)

By Peggy Moss, Penny Weber (Illustrator)

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“You are one of us,” Carmen tells Roberta on her first day at a new school, and Roberta gladly sits with Carmen’s group—until she learns that they don’t play on the monkey bars.


Roberta loves the monkey bars, but the kids who play there don’t carry flowered lunchboxes like she does. She moves from group to group, but it seems that she doesn’t fit in anywhere! Then Roberta discovers some kids just like her everyone's different and they like it that way!
PEGGY MOSS (Toronto, Ontario) is a writer, educator, former hate-violence prosecutor, mother of two daughters who write their own rules, and author of the Tilbury House bestsellers Say Something and One of Us.

Penny Weber is a mother, wife, cat and dog lover, and artist who loves good books, hockey, and action movies. Her books include On My Way to School, Amazingly Wonderful Things, One of Us, Unplugged, Always Mom-Forever Dad, and Ava's Adventure.
Product Details ISBN: 9780884483229
ISBN-10: 0884483223
Publisher: Tilbury House Publishers
Publication Date: May 11th, 2010
Pages: 32
Language: English
The
familiar story of a new kid’s struggle to fit in at school gets a wry twist in
this lively picture book.
— Booklist

Will
lead to fine classroom discussions.
— Kirkus Reviews

A
terrific conversation starter for parents and teachers, and a must-read for
kids.
— Rachel Simmons, author, Odd Girl Out and The Curse of the Good Girl