Wednesday, January 7, 2009

Sometimes a book comes along that is short, sweet, and still packs a real punch. My Name Is Maria Isabel by Alma Flor Ada is a book like this. It's the story of a little girl who finds her voice by standing up and saying her name, proudly and bravely.

Click on the player below to hear Ahmirah's great booktalk about this beautiful little book! If you like realistic fiction and stories about kids standing up for themselves, this may be the book for you!

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