Boelts, Maribeth

”Happy Like Soccer” av Maribeth Boelts ”Nothing makes Sierra happy like soccer. Her shoes have flames as she spins the ball down the spread-out sea of grass. Boelts and Castillo present a warmhearted story about a young girl who finds a way to bring together the two things that make her most happy–soccer and her family. Full color.” Förlagsinformation Språk: Engelska Antal sidor: 32 Utg.datum: 2012-05-01 Förlag: Candlewick Press (MA) Illustratör: Lauren Castillo ISBN:...

Curtis, Christopher Paul...

”The Mighty Miss Malone” av Christopher Paul Curtis ”We are a family on a journey to a place called wonderful” is the motto of Deza Malone’s family. Deza is the smartest girl in her class in Gary, Indiana. But the Great Depression hit Gary hard, and there are no jobs for black men. When her beloved father leaves to find work, Deza, Mother, and her older brother Jimmie go in search of him, and end up in a Hooverville outside Flint, Michigan. Jimmie’s beautiful voice inspires him to leave the camp to be a performer, while Deza and Mother find a new home, and cling to the hope that they will find Father. The twists and turns of their story reveal the devastation of the Depression and prove that Deza truly is the Mighty Miss Malone. ”From the Hardcover edition.” Förslagsinformation Läsålder: 10-14 för barn som kan flytande engelska, för barn som läser engelska i skolan passar den här boken åldersgrupp: 14-17. Inbunden (library binding) Språk: Engelska Antal sidor: 320 Utg.datum: 2012-01-01 Läsålder: 10-14 Förlag: Wendy Lamb Books ISBN:...

Hoffman, Mary

”Emma och hennes familj” av Mary Hoffman, bilder av Caroline Binch. Grace bor med sin mamma och mormor i USA. En dag bjuder hennes pappa in henne att hälsa på i Gambia. Språk: Svenska Författare: Mary Hoffman illustratör: Caroline Binch Utgiven: 1998 Förlag: Valentin förlag Orginaltitel: Grace and family Översättare: Ulla Öster ISBN: 91-88796-93-0 SAB:...