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Alicia's Happy Day
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Price: $15.95
Product ID : sb-9781887734851



Imagine a perfect day. A day when everything goes just right. A day with nothing to do but be happy. It's Alicia's birthday : and she's having just that sort of day. Follow her on a journey through her neighborhood as her family, friends, and neighbors join in to help her celebrate. From the "icey man" to the taxi driver, the familiar scenes of Alicia's Happy Day will leave every urban child excited about his or her next birthday.

BISAC Subject Headings | Holidays & Festivals/Other; Non-Religious; Lifestyles/City Life; People & Places/United States/Hispanic & Latino

Guided Reading Level | E
Reading Recovery Level | 7 & 8
Accelerated Reading | Reading Level 2.O
Ages | 3 - 8

Written by Meg Starr

Illustrated by Cornelius Van Wright & Ying-hwa Hu

Hardback with Jacket
Full Color
36 pages
8 1/2" x 10"

Also available in English/Spanish Bilingual, Spanish : upon special request : just email us!!! Or put a note at the bottom of your order of this book.

Paperback also available on our site


Confetti colors swirl around the story, capturing the essence of a close-knit community and reflecting the special glow of a birthday child.
:Children's Literature

This is a lively and happy story that will give readers a sense of the connections of family and neighborhood in Alicia's life in the city.
:Multicultural Review