An Important Picture Book From Beverly Lewis
What parent hasn't urged her son or daughter not to stare or tease a child who is "different" or disabled in some way?
As Jesse's sister struggle to understand her brotherand to deal with the kids who make fun of himfamilies everywhere will benefit from this sensitive yet realistic story about learning to understand and befriend a child with special needs.
|Publisher:||Baker Publishing Group|
|Product dimensions:||8.75(w) x 8.75(h) x 0.40(d)|
|Age Range:||6 - 8 Years|
About the Author
Beverly Lewis (beverlylewis.com), born in the heart of Pennsylvania Dutch country, has more than 17 million books in print. Her stories have been published in 12 languages and have regularly appeared on numerous bestseller lists, including the New York Times and USA Today. Beverly and her husband, David, live in Colorado, where they enjoy hiking, biking, making music, and spending time with their family.
What People are Saying About This
"This story is timeless. It is told in a way only Lewis can tell, and has such a powerful message for our children - and for us.In a fast paced world where nobody has time for "different," these children learn that sometimes different is good, and can bless you beyond your dreams. As a mother of 4 children all under 12, I plan on reading In Jesse's Shoes to my children again and again. And I plan on spending some time talking to them about kindness, compassion, and acceptance. About walking in someone elses shoes before you judge or mock the."--(Trish Berg, trishberg.com)