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published: Feb 1999
ISBN:9781550745047
publisher: Kids Can Press

Postal Workers

by Paulette Bourgeois, illustrated by Kim LaFave

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published: Feb 1999
ISBN:9781550745047
publisher: Kids Can Press
Description

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.

About the Authors
Paulette Bourgeois is the author of more than 40 books for children, including the In My Neighborhood series and Oma's Quilt. She lives in Toronto, Ontario.
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Paulette Bourgeois is the author of more than 40 books for children, including the In My Neighborhood series and Oma's Quilt. She lives in Toronto, Ontario.
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Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels
Age:
6 to 8
Grade:
1 to 3
Reading age:
6 to 8
Editorial Reviews

Illustrated with engaging line-and-wash artwork, these appealing books will brighten primary-grade Community Helpers units.

— Booklist

Perky cartoon illustrations throughout make this an engaging series.

— Publisher’s Weekly

Bourgeois combines fact and fiction to create appealing vignettes about the work of familiar community members.

— School Library Journal

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…

— Horn Book Guide

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Postal Workers (Kids Can Read Level 3)

This fun and informative first reader, based on an earlier picture book, deals with the mail process and postal workers. Great curriculum resource for primary.

Source: The Canadian Children’s Book Centre. Canadian Children’s Book News. 2006.

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