All Are Welcome

by Alexandra Penfold

Other authorsSuzanne Kaufman (Illustrator)
Hardcover, 2018

Status

Request

Call number

813.6

Collection

Publication

Knopf Books for Young Readers (2018), Edition: First Edition, 44 pages

Description

Illustrations and simple, rhyming text introduce a school where diversity is celebrated and songs, stories, and talents are shared.

Media reviews

Starred Review.

Penfold and Kaufman have outdone themselves in delivering a vital message in today’s political climate. Let’s hope more people, starting with this picture book’s audience, embrace it.
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User reviews

LibraryThing member benuathanasia
Some of the poetry is really a fight to make it fit with Penfold's chosen foot an metre, but it's still a pretty story.
LibraryThing member HandelmanLibraryTINR
Follow a group of children through a day in their school, where everyone is welcomed with open arms. A school where kids in patkas, hijabs, and yarmulkes play side-by-side with friends in baseball caps. A school where students grow and learn from each other's traditions and the whole community gathers to celebrate the Lunar New Year.… (more)
LibraryThing member brennarich
This book is a great book to read on the first-day of school to show that all your students are welcome and important to the school and your classroom.

Language

Original language

English

ISBN

0525579648 / 9780525579649
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