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Pub. Date:
2016.
Language:
English
Description

From Geisel Honor-winning author/illustrator Salina Yoon comes a lush, heartwarming story of unbreakable friendship and celebrating what makes you unique.

Dennis is an ordinary boy who expresses himself in extraordinary ways. Some children do show-and-tell. Dennis mimes his. Some children climb trees. Dennis is happy to BE a tree . . . But being a mime can be lonely. It isn't until Dennis meets a girl named Joy that he discovers the power of friendship--and how special he truly is!

From the beloved author/illustrator of the Penguin and Bear series comes a heartwarming story of self-acceptance, courage, and unbreakable friendship for anyone who has ever felt "different."

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ISBN:
9781619639515
9781619639522
Reading Level:
LG
Level 1.9, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 400L
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Full title be a friend
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Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-27 23:11:12PM
Last Indexed 2018-05-27 00:29:21AM

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subject_facet Friendship -- Juvenile fiction, Individuality -- Juvenile fiction, Pantomime -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Be a friend
title_full Be a Friend, Be a friend / Salina Yoon
title_short Be a friend
title_sub
topic_facet Friendship, Individuality, Juvenile Fiction, Juvenile Literature, Pantomime, Picture Book Fiction