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Children's Fiction Emotions & Feelings

The Pillow

by (author) Rosemary Allison

illustrated by Charles Hilder

James Lorimer & Company Ltd., Publishers
Initial publish date
Jan 1979
Emotions & Feelings
  • Hardback

    Publish Date
    Jan 1979
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  • Paperback / softback

    Publish Date
    Jan 1979
    List Price

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Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels

  • Age: 3 to 8
  • Grade: p to 3
  • Reading age: 3 to 8


This volume in the Kids of Canada series examines the challenges faced by children who move to a new and strange country.
Angelina has just arrived from Italy and must face the teasing of her new schoolmates whose language is strange to her. When she meets Ram whose family is originally from India, life in Canada begins to look rosier
The Pillow is a touching story of how kids can come together to overcome prejudice and misunderstanding.

About the authors

ROSEMARY ALLISON is the author of numerous children\s books including The Harpy at the Corner Store and The Travels of Ms. Beaver.'

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CHARLES HILDER has been an illustrator of Canadian children\s books for many years.'

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