Three cheers for Catherine the Great

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When Sara's grandma, Catherine the Great, suddenly announces, "This year for my birthday, I want no presents! I have music in my Russian bones, and laughing in my heart. I have the day and the night, and I have all of you, " Sara is surprised. How can Grandma have a birthday party with no presents?"Her mama explains that a No Present can be anything from a kiss or a hug to a game of gin rummy -- as long as it comes from deep inside you. But what kind of No Present would be good enough for Catherine the Great? Mr. Minsky, Monica and her dad, Mary Caruso and her baby, Mimmo, already have good ideas. But it isn't until Sara is surrounded by Grandma's bundles of Russian newspapers and books that she gets her own idea: She will teach Grandma to read and write English. This lively borscht-and-blintzes birthday celebration shows that sometimes No Presents can be the best presents of all.
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9780374475512
9780545749640
9780545787444
9780789426222
Reading Level:
LG
Level 3.2, 0.5 Points
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AD: Adult Directed 590L
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Grouping Title three cheers for catherine the great
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subject_facet Birthdays -- Juvenile fiction, Gifts -- Juvenile fiction, Grandmothers -- Juvenile fiction, Parties -- Juvenile fiction, Russian Americans -- Juvenile fiction, Talking books for children
title_display Three cheers for Catherine the Great
title_full Three Cheers for Catherine the Great!, Three cheers for Catherine the Great / by Cari Best ; illustrated by Giselle Potter, Three cheers for Catherine the Great! [electronic resource] Best, Cari.
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