Taneesha's Treasures Of The Heart

Taneesha's Treasures Of The Heart

by M. Lavora Perry
     
 

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When Taneesha's best friend has a physical disablity. When Taneesha defends her friend against a bullying older girl's taunts, Taneesha becomes the bullying girl's target. With her Buddhist faith, Taneesha stands up to the bullying girl, becoming braver than she ever knew she could be.
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"inspirational and highly recommended story" --Midwest Book

Overview

When Taneesha's best friend has a physical disablity. When Taneesha defends her friend against a bullying older girl's taunts, Taneesha becomes the bullying girl's target. With her Buddhist faith, Taneesha stands up to the bullying girl, becoming braver than she ever knew she could be.
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"inspirational and highly recommended story" --Midwest Book Review
"wonderful story with loving characters that will inspire" RAWSISTAZ Reviewers
"Delightful story of friendship and tolerance." Newsletter of the Black Caucus of the American Library Association
"Stories of loyal friendships and strong family ties...." Black Issues Book Review

Editorial Reviews

Black Issues Book Review
"...loyal friendships and strong family ties..."
Susan M. Andrus
touching and powerful...clearly shows the pain behind many bullying situations.
School Psychologist, Author of Beyond Mars and Venus: Lessons of Dialogue and Peace
Jamie Upton
a fresh approach to peer conflict!
Timbuktu Bookstore and Afrikan Art Gallery, Cleveland Ohio
Jan Godwon
I feel enriched for meeting Taneesha... this book has shared valuable lessons.
Author of Family Fun in Florida
Tee C. Royal
"...a much needed treat that should be placed in every classroom across the country."
The RAWSISTAZ Reviewers

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780975925195
Publisher:
Forest Hill Publishing
Publication date:
03/01/2006
Pages:
56
Sales rank:
1,295,015
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.13(d)
Age Range:
8 - 12 Years

What People are saying about this

"Delightful story of friendship and tolerance..."
Julie Beers
"With bullying being such an important topic in all schools, this book is a great addition to any school's library."
Principal, Cleveland Heights-University Heights School District, Ohio, USA
Joan Anderson
"I was very happy to read it. It is wonderful."
Contributing Editor, SGI Quarterly
D.M. Kalabula
wonderful book...We are going to avail Taneesha's Treasures of the Heart to...Zambian pupils in the...public schools.
Director, Department of Sociology, Psychology and Special/Inclusve Education Consultant, Zambia Africa
Tee C. Royal
a much needed treat that should be placed in every classroom across the country.
The RAWSISTAZ Book Club Reviewers
Suzanne DeGaetano
...a way to learn about world religions....will touch your heart with its message of enlightened tolerance and kindness....should be in every library and school.
Mac's Backs Books, Cleveland Heights, Ohio
Marlive Harris
a sincere story that deals with the topic of bullies.
Librarian, Founder of G.R.I.T.S Kidz Book Club,Texas USA
Newsletter of the Black Caucus of the American Library Association
"Delightful story of friendship and tolerance..."
Melissa Bradford
My 9 year-old said, 'I loved everything about this story.' My eyes teared up when I read it.
K-8th grade Teacher, Shorewood, Illinois
Jeanette Velez
I think this story will really motivate kids.
Physician Liaison, Huron Hospital, East Cleveland
Jennnifer James
valuable lessons about how to act towards all people regardless of their differences.
Director, National African-American Homeschoolers Alliance
Lynette Velasco
This book would be great at the United Nations.
President of Black Americans in Publishing and Author of Zinzi: A Child's Journey to Self-Fulfillment
Lucy Graddy
...concise and quite touching.... ordered twelve...for myself, relatives and friends!
Cleveland, Ohio
Kathy Bernetich
...a warm and beautiful story of friendship and kindness.
Former Executive Director, Editorial, American Greetings Corporation
Ted Lardner
I read Taneesha's Treasures of the Heart straight through, happily. How lovingly these best friends are created.
Associate English Professor, Cleveland State University

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