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

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

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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
Collections:Level K

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Jamaica's Find (Reading Rainbow) by Juanita Havill

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A little girl finds something that does not belong to her. She takes it but then has to make a decision which is the right choice to give it to it belongs to.
  cabram90 | Jun 24, 2014 |
Age 3-5, ECE Classroom
  SWong4512 | Jun 1, 2014 |
Jamaica finds a stuffed dog at the park and decides to take it home with her. Her mother tells her to take it to the lost and found so she reluctantly turns the stuffed animal in. While at the park Jamaica finds a little girl who is trying to find her stuffed dog and Jamaica happily tells her where she can find it.
Source: Pierce County Library
Source: ECE Pierce College Library
  kavy | May 24, 2014 |
Jamaica finds a stuffed animal at the park and decides to keep it for herself. She later decides that she should turn it in to the lost and found to get it back to the correct owner.

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  StephanieVega | May 19, 2014 |
A little girl named Jamaica found a stuffed animal and has to decided what the right thing is to do, keep it or return it to the owner. She ends up giving it back to the rightful owner.
ECE Classroom
  Katrinaalyn | May 18, 2014 |
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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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