Ordinary Mary's Extraordinary Deed
Ordinary Mary's Extraordinary Deed
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Ordinary Mary's Extraordinary Deed

Written by Emily Pearson & illustrated by Fumi Kosaka
Published by Gibbs Smith
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A kindness story that promotes caring and compassionate behavior for children and adults. Can one child’s good deed change the world? It can when she’s Ordinary Mary–an ordinary girl from an ordinary school, on her way to her ordinary house–who stumbles upon ordinary blueberries. When she decides to pick them for her neighbor, Mrs. Bishop, she starts a chain reaction that multiplies around the world. “… shows the importance your actions can have on others, but it also shows the ways your actions can ripple out to affect total strangers.” - BuzzFeed Celebrate the fifteenth anniversary edition of this feel-good story that continues to inspire and celebrate a world full of ordinary deeds! Updated illustrations and endpapers are now paired with this beloved storyline as it stirs a whole new generation on to more random acts of kindness–proving one child’s compassion and empathy really can change the world. The best selling kindness book for families Age range 4 to 12 years Grade level 2 - 6 Lexile Measure AD950L Emily Pearson is the co-author of Fuzzy Red Bathrobe: Questions from the Heart for Mothers and Daughters. She lives in Salt Lake City, Utah. Fumi Kosaka was born and raised in Japan, and studied illustration at Brigham Young University. Ordinary Mary’s Extraordinary Deed is among the first of many books she has illustrated.

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    Book Details

    ISBN
    9780879059781
    Publication Date
    April 29, 2002
    Page Count
    32
    Words Per Page
    38
    Audience
    Picture
    Reading Age
    4 - 7 years
    Lib. of Congress (LCCN)
    00010954
    WorldCat Number (OCLC)
    226135458
    ASIN/ISBN 10
    0879059788
    Lexile® Level
    950L
    Est. Fountas & Pinnell Level
    ~W
    ATOS® Book Level
    4.2
    Accelerated Reader® Points
    0.5
    Accelerated Reader Quiz
    69926
    Accelerated Reader Interest Level
    LG

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