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Come with Me

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What's Come with Me About

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When the news reports are flooded with tales of hatred and fear, a girl asks her papa what she can do to make the world a better place. “Come with me,” he says. Hand-in-hand, they walk to the subway, tipping their hats to those they meet. The next day, the girl asks her mama what she can do—her mama says, “Come with me,” and together they set out for the grocery, because one person doesn’t represent an entire race or the people of a land. After dinner that night, the little girl asks if she can do something of her own—walk the dog . . . and her parents let her go. “Come with me,” the girl tells the boy across the hall. Walking together, one step at a time, the girl and the boy begin to see that as small and insignificant as their part may seem, it matters to the world.

In this lyrical and timely story, author Holly M. McGhee and illustrator Pascal Lemaître champion the power of kindness, bravery, and friendship in the face of uncertainty.

What Kind of Book is Come with Me

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The Book Snob Mom
Mom of boys. Lover of Harry Potter, Jane Austen and believes one can never own too many children's books!
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All about how one little gesture, one step at a time can make the world a better place, even if the world seems a little terrifying. Perfect for helping a child (or adult) who has some anxiety about the state of the world move forward with hope!

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Who Wrote Come with Me

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Holly M. McGhee (a.k.a. Hallie Durand)

Hallie Durand’s favorite dessert is vanilla ice cream drowned in hot-fudge sauce. She grew up in a large, food-loving family much like the one in her books. But unlike Dessert, Hallie had to eat dessert after supper. When she’s not writing, she likes to visit fondue restaurants to do “research.” Hallie lives with her family in New Jersey. (Bio via http://www.simonandschuster.com/authors/Hallie-Durand/46783748)

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Who Illustrated Come with Me

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Pascal Lemaitre

Pascal Lemaitre is the illustrator of several books for children, including DO NOT OPEN THIS BOOK! and the New York Times bestseller WHO’S GOT GAME? He lives with his wife and daughter and divides his time between Brooklyn, New York, and Brussels, Belgium.

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Book Details

ISBN:
9781524739058
Publication Date:
January 1, 2017
Library of Congress Number (LCCN):
2016058744
ASIN/ISBN 10:
1524739057
Lexile® Level:
AD550L
ATOS® Book Level:
2.9
Accelerated Reader® Points:
0.5
Accelerated Reader Quiz:
192820
Accelerated Reader Interest Level:
LG

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