A Chair for My Mother
published in 1984

Details

Appropriate age:
Young Kid (age 5-7)
Reading level:
Grade 2
Genres: Fiction, Realistic Fiction
Cultures: African American, Americas
Subjects: Family, Parents, Social Issues, School, Values

Description

After a fire destroys their home and possessions, Rosa, her mother, and grandmother save and save until they can afford to buy one big, comfortable chair that all three of them can enjoy.After their home is destroyed by a fire, Rosa, her mother and grandmother save their coins to buy a really comfortable chair for all to enjoy. "A superbly conceived picture book expressing the joyful spirit of a loving family."--Horn Book.