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Sheila Rae, the Brave

by Kevin Henkes

Written and illustrated by Kevin Henkes, the nationally bestselling and celebrated creator of Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse, Owen, and Kitten's First Full Moon, Shelia Rae, the Brave is a warm, humorous, and loving story of sibling sympathy and support. Just...

Written and illustrated by Kevin Henkes, the nationally bestselling and celebrated creator of Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse, Owen, and Kitten's First Full Moon, Shelia Rae, the Brave is a warm, humorous, and loving story of sibling sympathy and support. Just because Sheila Rae is older, she doesn't always know better!

"I am very brave," Sheila Rae said, patting herself on the back. She wasn't afraid of anything—not thunder, not lightning, not the big black dog at the end of the block. And when she wanted to walk home a new way and Louise wouldn't, she called her sister a scaredy-cat and set out alone. But all the bravado in the world failed to help when Sheila Rae found herself lost. Luckily, her sister was not far behind.

"Children will love it."—School Library Journal

Supports the Common Core State Standards

Suggested by Mrs. Hishmeh (Teacher)

Paperback - 32 pages - $6.99
ISBN: 0688147380 (ISBN13: 9780688147389)
Published Apr 25, 1996 by Greenwillow Books
First published 1987

requested by

Ms. Lopez (Reading Language Arts teacher)

at Jack Lowe Sr Elementary School, Dallas, TX

Here since May 12, 2017

Open requests - 73 Books received - 2

I am a teacher from Spain working for Dallas ISD. I teacher Spanish Reading Language Arts in Jack Lowe Elementary School ( A low income school ) in the North of Dallas. Because I'm really interested about my students improving their reading skills in English, I would be very grateful if we get some books donations for our class

why I requested this book

Because I work with students from low income families and we do not have enough books in English in our library. I would like to help my students to improve...

Because I work with students from low income families and we do not have enough books in English in our library. I would like to help my students to improve their reading skills in English

the class

I teach reading language arts to 2 groups of bilingual students (Spanish speakers) in third grade

I teach reading language arts to 2 groups of bilingual students (Spanish speakers) in third grade

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