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One good thing about America

Ruth Freeman

One good thing about America

by Ruth Freeman

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  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Holiday House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Homeless persons,
  • Families,
  • Juvenile fiction,
  • Africans,
  • English language,
  • Immigrant

  • About the Edition

    It"s hard to start at a new school . . . especially if you"re in a new country. Back home, Anais was the best English student in her class. Here in Crazy America she feels like she doesn"t know English at all. Nothing makes sense (chicken FINGERS?), and the kids at school have some very strange ideas about Africa.

    Edition Notes

    4567 Childrens Plus, Inc.

    StatementRuth Freeman
    The Physical Object
    Pagination152 p.
    Number of Pages152
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27234016M
    ISBN 100823436950
    ISBN 109780823436958

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View details about One Good Thing about America including description, extras, reviews, and purchase links. Her teacher, Ms. Taylor, is a kind and sympathetic lady who goes out of her way to reassure Anais. She also encourages Anais to tell her about her life in Africa, which makes Anais feel a lot better about being in America.

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Congolese immigrant Anaïs adjusts to her new home in Maine over the course of one school year. Readers follow her progress in her letters home to her grandmother, who insists that she write in English and enumerate “one good thing about America” every day.

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