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A Chair for My Mother: Rosa Series, Book 1
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Greenwillow Books 2009
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This classic and award-winning picture book was written and illustrated by the celebrated Vera B. Williams and was named a Caldecott Honor Book by the American Library Association. "A tender knockout . . . it's rare to find much vitality, spontaneity, and depth of feeling in such a simple, young book."—Kirkus Reviews

After their home is destroyed by a fire, Rosa, her mother, and grandmother save their coins to buy a really comfortable chair for all to enjoy. A Chair for My Mother has sold more than a million copies and is an ideal choice for reading and sharing at home and in the classroom. "A superbly conceived picture book expressing the joyful spirit of a loving family."—The Horn Book

Supports the Common Core State Standards

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Street Date:
5/12/2009
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780061762413
Reading Level:
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Lexile measure:
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APA Citation (style guide)

Vera B. Williams. (2009). A Chair for My Mother: Rosa Series, Book 1. Unabridged Greenwillow Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Vera B. Williams. 2009. A Chair for My Mother: Rosa Series, Book 1. Greenwillow Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Vera B. Williams, A Chair for My Mother: Rosa Series, Book 1. Greenwillow Books, 2009.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Vera B. Williams. A Chair for My Mother: Rosa Series, Book 1. Unabridged Greenwillow Books, 2009.

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