Named one of the National Education Association’s "Teachers' Top 100 Books for Children" in 2007, the 32-page story, A Bad Case of Stripes is one of a girl who breaks out in stripes, feathers and tree limbs as she tries too hard to fit in with her peers. She is bullied and teased until she realizes the solution is to do what she wants to do, not what others want her to do."David Shannon is beautiful and teaches acceptance with light heartedness," says Circle of Moms member Sofia S.
Grades: 1 - 4
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