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Jamaica's Find (Reading Rainbow) (edition 1987)

by Juanita Havill, Anne Sibley O'Brien (Illustrator)

Series: Jamaica

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Title:Jamaica's Find (Reading Rainbow)
Authors:Juanita Havill
Other authors:Anne Sibley O'Brien (Illustrator)
Info:Sandpiper (1987), Paperback, 32 pages
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Jamaica's Find (Reading Rainbow) by Juanita Havill

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This book is great and teaches young children that if you find something that is not yours you should return it. This is a valuable lesson for young children. The main character Jamaica finds a stuffed animal and returns it to the lost and found. She meets a friend on the playground and realizes it is her stuffed animal. When the girl gets it back she is so happy. The ending is very happy. The illustrations are great and shows Jamaica and her entire story. They are a nice pastel and are well done. The reader also wants to keep reading the book to see what Jamaica does with the stuffed animal and to see if she returns it. Overall it is a great book for young children. ( )
  sfinke5 | Apr 23, 2015 |
A sweet book about a little girl who finds a puppy and wants to keep it but then realizes that someone else might be missing it so she returns it.
Ages 3-6.
  TIffanylindsay | Mar 18, 2015 |
A little girl finds a stuffed puppy dog and she really wants to keep it but after much thought decides to give it to the lost and found. Soon after she meets the girl looking for her special lost puppy dog and walks her to the lost and found to reunite her.

3 to 5 yr. old
  jillianrose | Mar 11, 2015 |
Jamaica is playing at the park and finds an old cute stuffed dog by the slide. She takes it home and wants to keep it, but ends up feeling guilty. SHe takes the dog to the park's lost and found the next day. She makes a new friend who is looking for the dog. Jamaica shows her where it is and it makes them both feel great.
  jessicasolis6 | Mar 3, 2015 |
This story is about a little girl that finds a stuffed animal in the park and takes it home. Her mother told her to turn it in to the lost and found and it ends up that a little girl was looking for her stuffed animal and was reunited with it because of the little girl turning it into the lost and found.
4-6
Franklin Elementary Library
  christinecaldwell | Feb 21, 2015 |
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0395453577, Paperback)

Jamaica finds a stuffed dog at the playground and after taking him home without trying to find the owner discovers her conscience as well. Jamaica’s honest and appealing character inspired five more books, each about a childhood ethical dilemma.

Jamaica’s Find celebrates its twentieth anniversary with this new edition featuring an author’s note in the paperback edition.

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A little girl finds a stuffed dog in the park and decides to take it home.

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