Morris Micklewhite and the Tangerine Dress

Morris Micklewhite and the Tangerine Dress


  • Author: Christine Baldacchino
  • Release Date : 2020-07-10
  • Genre: Social Issues
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Morris is a little boy who loves using his imagination. He dreams about having space adventures, paints beautiful pictures and sings the loudest during circle time. But most of all, Morris loves his classroom’s dress-up center — he loves wearing the tangerine dress.But the children in Morris’s class don’t understand. Dresses, they say, are for girls. And Morris certainly isn’t welcome in the spaceship some of his classmates are building. Astronauts, they say, don’t wear dresses.One day when Morris feels all alone, and sick from the taunts of his classmates, his mother lets him stay home from school. Morris reads about elephants, and puts together a puzzle, and dreams of a fantastic space adventure with his cat, Moo.Inspired by his dream, ...

Morris Micklewhite and the Tangerine Dress
Score: 4.5
From 6 Ratings

Morris Micklewhite and the Tangerine Dress


  • Author : Christine Baldacchino
  • Publisher : Groundwood Books Ltd
  • Release Date : 2020-07-10
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781773065618


Morris Micklewhite and the Tangerine Dress Book Description :

Morris is a little boy who loves using his imagination. He dreams about having space adventures, paints beautiful pictures and sings the loudest during circle time. But most of all, Morris loves his classroom’s dress-up center — he loves wearing the tangerine dress. But the children in Morris’s class don’t understand. Dresses, they say, are for girls. And Morris certainly isn’t welcome in the spaceship some of his classmates are building. Astronauts, they say, don’t wear dresses. One day when Morris feels all alone, and sick from the taunts of his classmates, his mother lets him stay home from school. Morris reads about elephants, and puts together a puzzle, and dreams of a fantastic space adventure with his cat, Moo. Inspired by his drea...

Morris Micklewhite and the Tangerine Dress
Score: 4.5
From 7 Ratings

Morris Micklewhite and the Tangerine Dress


  • Author : Christine Baldacchino
  • Publisher : Groundwood Books Ltd
  • Release Date : 2014-04-01
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781554983506


Morris Micklewhite and the Tangerine Dress Book Description :

Morris is a little boy who loves using his imagination. He dreams about having space adventures, paints beautiful pictures and sings the loudest during circle time. But most of all, Morris loves his classroom’s dress-up center — he loves wearing the tangerine dress. But the children in Morris’s class don’t understand. Dresses, they say, are for girls. And Morris certainly isn’t welcome in the spaceship some of his classmates are building. Astronauts, they say, don’t wear dresses. One day when Morris feels all alone, and sick from the taunts of his classmates, his mother lets him stay home from school. Morris reads about elephants, and puts together a puzzle, and dreams of a fantastic space adventure with his cat, Moo. Inspired by his drea...

Morris Micklewhite and the Tangerine Dress
Score: 4.5
From 6 Ratings

Morris Micklewhite and the Tangerine Dress


  • Author : Christine Baldacchino
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2014
  • Genre: Clothing and dress
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0605861757


Morris Micklewhite and the Tangerine Dress Book Description :

A young boy faces adversity from classmates when he wears an orange dress at school....

Violet Shrink

Violet Shrink


  • Author : Christine Baldacchino
  • Publisher : Groundwood Books Ltd
  • Release Date : 2020-03-01
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781773062068


Violet Shrink Book Description :

Violet Shrink doesn’t like parties. Or bashes, or gatherings. Lots of people and lots of noise make Violet’s tummy ache and her hands sweat. She would much rather spend time on her own, watching the birds in her backyard, reading comics or listening to music through her purple headphones. The problem is that the whole Shrink family loves parties with loud music and games and dancing. At cousin Char’s birthday party, Violet hides under a table and imagines she is a shark gliding effortlessly through the water, looking for food. And at Auntie Marlene and Uncle Leli’s anniversary bash, Violet sits alone at the top of the stairs, imagining she is a slithering snake way up in the branches. When Violet learns that the Shrink family reunion is fast ...

10 000 Dresses
Score: 4
From 17 Ratings

10 000 Dresses


  • Author : Marcus Ewert
  • Publisher : Seven Stories Press
  • Release Date : 2011-01-04
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781583229507


10 000 Dresses Book Description :

Every night, Bailey dreams about magical dresses: dresses made of crystals and rainbows, dresses made of flowers, dresses made of windows. . . . Unfortunately, when Bailey's awake, no one wants to hear about these beautiful dreams. Quite the contrary. "You're a BOY!" Mother and Father tell Bailey. "You shouldn't be thinking about dresses at all." Then Bailey meets Laurel, an older girl who is touched and inspired by Bailey's imagination and courage. In friendship, the two of them begin making dresses together. And Bailey's dreams come true! This gorgeous picture book—a modern fairy tale about becoming the person you feel you are inside—will delight people of all ages....

My Princess Boy
Score: 3.5
From 23 Ratings

My Princess Boy


  • Author : Cheryl Kilodavis
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2011-01-11
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781442430631


My Princess Boy Book Description :

A heartwarming book about unconditional love and one remarkable family. Dyson loves pink, sparkly things. Sometimes he wears dresses. Sometimes he wears jeans. He likes to wear his princess tiara, even when climbing trees. He’s a Princess Boy. Inspired by the author’s son, and by her own initial struggles to understand, this heartwarming book is a call for tolerance and an end to bullying and judgments. The world is a brighter place when we accept everyone for who they are....

The Very Fairy Princess  Here Comes the Flower Girl
Score: 3.5
From 17 Ratings

The Very Fairy Princess Here Comes the Flower Girl


  • Author : Julie Andrews
  • Publisher : Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
  • Release Date : 2012-04-17
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780316224987


The Very Fairy Princess Here Comes the Flower Girl Book Description :

Gerry is asked to be the flower girl in Aunt Sue's wedding, and she couldn't be more excited. Her imagination runs wild with thoughts of extravagant decorations, a billowy white gown, and hundreds of guests. When she finds out the bride prefers a small celebration, Gerry can't help but be disappointed... but she soon realizes that having the wedding in her own backyard will let her put her creative stamp on everything. Even when disaster strikes in the form of rain on the big day, Gerry finds a way to bring sunshine to the party, reminding everyone that the most important thing at a wedding is the most special sparkle of all - happiness and love. Christine Davenier's whimsically elegant illustrations include lush garden scenes and plenty of wedding f...

How the Moon Regained Her Shape
Score: 5
From 3 Ratings

How the Moon Regained Her Shape


  • Author : Janet Ruth Heller
  • Publisher : Sylvan Dell Publishing
  • Release Date : 2006-02-20
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1607180049


How the Moon Regained Her Shape Book Description :

After the sun insults her, the moon gets very upset and disappears, but with the help of her friends, the moon gains more self-confidence each day until she is back to her full size. Includes facts about the moon's phases and related activities....

Hurry Up  Henry

Hurry Up Henry


  • Author : Jennifer Lanthier
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2016-09-06
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781101918760


Hurry Up Henry Book Description :

A beautiful new picture book from an acclaimed author-illustrator team, showing the virtues of moving slowly in our modern world that's always hurrying Henry's mother and father and sister are always telling him to hurry up, and his best friend, Simon, never slows down. Henry doesn't like to be late. But he doesn't want to hurry, either. He likes to take his time and often sees things that his family miss in the rush. For Henry's birthday, Simon arranges for a special present that lets Henry take the time he needs -- with his whole family!...