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Spaghetti in a Hot Dog Bun: Having the Courage to Be Who You Are (edition 2012)

by Maria Dismondy, Kimberly Shaw-Peterson (Illustrator)

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Title:Spaghetti in a Hot Dog Bun: Having the Courage to Be Who You Are
Authors:Maria Dismondy
Other authors:Kimberly Shaw-Peterson (Illustrator)
Info:Maria Dismondy Inc. (2012), Edition: Reprint, Hardcover, 32 pages
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Lucy enjoys meals that are unusual. Lucy's grandfather reminds her that people are different and that's okay. Lucy experiences being teased by another child, Ralph. Ralph continues to call her names until one day, he finds himself in need of help and Lucy is the one to come to his rescue. Appropriate for ages 4-6. ( )
  Belinda80 | Feb 18, 2017 |
Lucy likes unusual foods. Her Grandpa always tells her that everyone has heart with feelings on the inside. Lucy is being picked on by a boy at school, he picks on her about her hair, and her food. Gives her mean notes and dog bones. Lucy doesn't tell anyone because she doesn't want to be a tattle tell. One day the boy who picks on her is stuck on the monkey bars and she decides to do the right thing and help him, remembering what her grandpa has told her. ( )
  MandyWilliams0903 | Feb 18, 2017 |
In this book, Papa Gino always taught Lucy to treat others the way you want to be treated. Even though she was teased at school by a boy named Ralph, when he was in trouble she helped him out. ( )
  sayraa | Feb 18, 2017 |
A little girl is made fun of because of her hair and her food, but when there was no one there for the bully the little girl was. And that was how the two made a friend that day. Ages:4-8.
  victoriaarevalo | Dec 1, 2016 |
A young girl is being picked on for things she figure are food attributes that make her who she is. So she just can't figure out why her differences are wrong in his eyes.
Moral: View a situation from more than one perspective, seeing the viewpoint of another person
  Jorden96thomas | Nov 30, 2016 |
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Lucy's grandpa has always taught her the importance of treating others the way you would want to be treated, and that it's okay to be different. When Lucy's classmate Ralph starts teasing her at school, Lucy makes a very courageous decision to stand up for herself and what she believes.… (more)

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