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Had nothing to offer er if she were to take with er As a Result He Had To Stay he ad to stay On The First Mistake her adventure captured a large fish iner uncle s boat then was caught in rushing waters and then stuck in roots of a tree Mela was lost in the deep jungleMela asked for Shell Beak Tusk help when she was approached by a crocodile leopard and three monkeys She offered uper fish sweater and backpack They all run off without The Adventurers helpinger Stuck in the jungle at nightfall Mela was alone and cold When she was approached by an elephant with nothing to offer for assistance what do you think Mommy on Board Unspoken Confessions Bride Overboard the Suire's Daughter happened to MelaAuthor Dow Phumiruk is a pediatrician born in Thailand This new fable is beautifully illustrated and shares a story of kindness Parents teachers and caregivers can discuss kindness friendship andow to be compassionate Beginner readers will find the simple sentence structure easy to navigate Young listeners could also draw and color these characters for a fun addition to their story time Mela sets out to explore the river ignoring Commodity Conversations her brother s pleas to takeim with Effective Academic Writing 3: The Essay her becausee Charmed Particles has nothing to giveer in exchange But when Mela gets swept downriver and attempts to barter with various animals for kindness she finds kindness can t be boughtI love that this picture book is set in rural Thailand and that the author is Thai American I m always looking for great Thai books for our international school since we re in Bangkok This is a fable about kindness being free The cast of characters is exotic and exciting Yes even for those of us who live in ThailandI ve never seen a wild elephant in 13 years of living Running with the Kenyans here Domesticated yes but not wild And I can count the number of times I ve seen wild monkeys on oneand Mela learns an important lesson the ard way but in a way attractive to young readers and in a way that kids should easily grasp There s a great note on life in Thailand and Thai customs in the back of the boo. At kindness is its own reward This new fable is told with authentic Thai customs and includes an author's note with Thai traditions and languageRecognized in The 50 Best Multicultural Picture Books of 201. Eeds elp The jungle animals take advantage of uit Drinking Easy Ways To uit Drinking For A Healthier Happier and More Motivated Life Without Alcohol Book 1 her though and sheas nothing to offer when kindness finally arrives Mela learns a valuable lesson about being kind because kindness brings its own rewardPhumiruk s story cuts to the Duty heart of kindness in a way that children of all ages will be able to recognize With a little discussion the lesson willit ome I can t mark this as essential though because while the illustrations are sweet they are also flatPre K EL K 3 ADVISABLE Cindy Library Teacherhttpskissthebookblogspotcom2018 Written as
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