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Title I can make a difference : a treasury to inspire our children / selected by Marian Wright Edelman ; illustrations by Barry Moser.

Imprint New York : HarperCollins, c2005.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 808.80353 ICA    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description 112 p. : col. ill. ; 29 cm.
Note "Amistad."
Contents I can make a difference by loving myself and others as God loves us and treating others respectfully and fairly -- I can make a difference by being courageous -- I can make a difference by aiming high and holding on to my ideals -- I can make a difference by caring and serving -- I can make a difference by being honest and telling the truth -- I can make a difference by persevering and not giving up -- I can make a difference by being determined and resourceful -- I can make a difference by being grateful for the gift and wonders of life -- I can make a difference by working together with others -- I can make a difference by being compassionate and kind -- I can make a difference by being nonviolent and working for peace -- I can make a difference by being faithful and struggling for what I believe.
Summary Teaches young readers how individual acts of courage, even though small in appearance, can have a great effect on one's life and the lives of those nearby through a review of actions by others in the past and the effects they have had on the world in which we live today. Marian Wright Edelman has drawn from a variety of cultures and peoples to compile these timeless stories, poems, songs, quotations, and folktales that speak to all children to let them know that they can make a difference in today's world.
Subject Conduct of life -- Quotations, maxims, etc.
Conduct of life -- Literary collections.
Added Author Edelman, Marian Wright.
Moser, Barry.
ISBN 0060280514
0060280522 (lib. bdg.) : $20.89
Standard No. 9780060280529

 
    
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