In this book in the In My Neighborhood series, follow a team of postal workers as they process a birthday card, travelling from a mailbox in New York State to a doorstep in Oregon. Facts blend seamlessly into an engaging story, providing a fun and informative look at a day in the life of these important community workers.
Perky cartoon illustrations throughout make this an engaging series.
The subject matter, of great interest to children and teachers, is presented clearly and is detailed without being overwhelming. The sketchy watercolor and ink illustrations help convey information “
Illustrated with engaging line-and-wash artwork, these appealing books will brighten primary-grade Community Helpers units.
Bourgeois combines fact and fiction to create appealing vignettes about the work of familiar community members.
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