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Neema's reason to smile / by Patricia Newman ; illustrated by Mehrdokht Amini.

Newman, Patricia, 1958- (author.). Amini, Mehrdokht, (illustrator.). Reingold, Adam, (editor.).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Burlington Public Library.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Burlington Public Library E NEWMAN 39851001580514 Children's My World Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781682655849
  • ISBN: 1682655849
  • Physical Description: 38 pages : color illustrations, map ; 24 x 29 cm
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Lightswitch Learning, [2018]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Also includes primary source interviews, discussion questions and activities, and a glossary.
Summary, etc.:
"Neema's Reason to Smile is the story of Neema, a young Kenyan girl who dreams of one day being able to afford to go to school. Slowly, and with great purpose, Neema makes a plan to save money in her dream basket and make her dream come true. One day, a mysterious young girl skips down the street wearing a red skirt and white shirt. Soon, she guides Neema all the way to a new school"--Publisher's website.
Subject: Girls > Kenya > Juvenile fiction.
Schools > Kenya > Juvenile fiction.
Education > Kenya > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Picture books.
Juvenile works.
Picture books.

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