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jamaica's find by Juanita Havill

jamaica's find (edition 1986)

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

Series: Jamaica

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Title:jamaica's find
Authors:Juanita Havill
Other authors:Anne Sibley O'Brien (Illustrator)
Info:Scholastic (1986), Paperback, 32 pages
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The test of truth and honesty
  LindseyGreenlaw | Mar 22, 2014 |
Jamaica finds a red hat and stuffed animal, she decides to keep the animal but return the hat to the lost and found. At home, her mom asks her where she got the stuffed animal. Jamaica’s feelings of honesty and doing the right thing prevail
  amlugo | Feb 28, 2014 |
Jamaica finds a stuffed animal at the park and she really wants to keep it, rather than turn it into Lost and Found. She realizes its best to do the right thing and give it back.
SOURCE: La Petite Academy
AGE: 3-5
  Miss_Tonya | Feb 20, 2014 |
When Jamaica stops at the park on her way home, she finds a red hat and a cuddly stuffed dog. She takes the hat to Lost and Found, but decides to keep the dog. When she gets home she hears her mother say that it probably belongs to another little girl just like Jamaica, and this makes Jamaica want to take it back to the Lost and Found. When she does so the next day, she runs into the girl who lost the dog and happily reunites the two once again.

Ages: 4
Source: Pierce College Ft. Steilacoom Library
  StefV | Feb 18, 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
Age: 4-5
  hjaksha | Nov 12, 2013 |
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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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