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Amazing Grace

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 7,884 Ratings and 522 Reviews

Book Description
Grace loves to act out stories. When her school decides to do "Peter Pan", Grace longs to play Peter, but classmates say that Peter was a boy, and besides, he wasn't black. But her mum says she can do anything if she puts her mind to it.
Book Information
PublisherScholastic Paperbacks
BindingPaperback (25 editions)
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages32
Publication Date06/1993
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About Caroline Binch (Author) : Caroline Binch is a published author and an illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Caroline Binch include Read Write Inc. Comprehension: Module 7: Children's Books: Since Da... more
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About Mary Hoffman (Author) : Mary Hoffman is a published author, editor, illustrator, and a narrator of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Mary Hoffman include Bravo, Grace!, Kings and Queens... more
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1/25/2015 Alice Walters said:
I love this book! And Amazing Grace is for all children, not just girls. The story and illustrations make it a wonderful read aloud, with plenty of opportunities for student engagement. It's perfect for a book study with small groups to teach predictions, inferences, cause and effect, and sequence... more

tags: I recommend, Inspired me, I read

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12/12/2011 Alyssa Rixe

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11/17/2009 jacklyn curb said:
This is the story of a little girl, Grace, who would not let other people get in her way of doing what she wanted to do. A few of her classmates told her she couldn’t be Peter Pan because she was a black girl. With her family by her side she knows in her heart she can be whatever she wants to be. ... more

tags: empowering, I recommend, Inspired me, I read

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