After unpacking her things, a girl sits in her new bedroom, listening to the neighborhood kids play outside. She picks at a corner of peeling wallpaper and discovers…
When the girl notices the monster is sad and lonely, she says hello. They play until her tummy rumbles for lunch. After lunch, she hears the kids playing and waves to them.
This book promotes imagination, courage, and creative problem solving.
AUTHOR: Thao Lam
ILLUSTRATOR: Thao Lam
PUBLISHER: Owlkids Books, 2018
AGE GROUP: 4-6
CREATIVE COMPONENTS: imagination, courage, creative problem solving
1) If you peeled away wallpaper, what worlds might you find?
2) What can you do to welcome a new student to your school?
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