The Book of Mean People
Hardcover Book, 48 pages
- This is a book about mean people.
Some mean people are big.
Some little people are mean.
In Toni Morrison's second illustrated book collaboration with her son, Slade, she offers a humorous look at how children experience meanness and anger in our world.
The world and its language can be confusing to young people. To them, meanness can have many shapes, sizes, and sounds.
My mother is mean when she says I don't listen.
She says, "Do you hear me?"
This wise child knows that meanness can be a whisper or a shout, a smile or a frown. Young readers know about meanness, too, and will feel satisfied by having their perspective championed in The Book of Mean People.
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|Hardcover Book, 48 pages||English|
|Hyperion Books (Unknown)||Unknown|
|9780786824717||9.40 x 9.52 x 0.38 inches|
|General Social Issues Children's Fiction|