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Chair for My Mother (Reissue, Reprint) (Paperback) (Vera B. Williams)

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This classic and award-winning picture book was written and illustrated by the celebrated Vera B. Williams and was named a Caldecott Honor Book by the American Library Association. "A tender knockout . . . it's rare to find much vitality, spontaneity, and depth of feeling in such a simple, young book."—Kirkus Reviews

After their home is destroyed by a fire, Rosa, her mother, and grandmother save their coins to buy a really comfortable chair for all to enjoy. A Chair for My Mother has sold more than a million copies and is an ideal choice for reading and sharing at home and in the classroom. "A superbly conceived picture book expressing the joyful spirit of a loving family."—The Horn Book

Supports the Common Core State Standards

After a fire destroys their home and possessions, Rosa, her mother, and grandmother save and save until they can afford to buy one big, comfortable chair that all three of them can enjoy.After their home is destroyed by a fire, Rosa, her mother and grandmother save their coins to buy a really comfortable chair for all to enjoy. "A superbly conceived picture book expressing the joyful spirit of a loving family."––Horn Book.

Edition: Reissue, Reprint
Number of Pages: 32
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Sub-Genre: Family / Parents
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Harpercollins Childrens Books
Age Range: 4-8 years
Author: Vera B. Williams
Language: English
Street Date: August 1, 1984
TCIN: 12708258
UPC: 9780688040741
Item Number (DPCI): 248-48-6099
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