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Books about School
Starting school is indeed a developmental marker. I remember taking a picture of all 3 children on each first day of school. Why not read a book together to alleviate the jitters and to celebrate this special day.

Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse

Illustrated by Kevin Henkes

0688128971 1996

Ages: 3 to 5

Topic: Books about School

Lovable Lily loves school and her super cool teacher Mr. Slinger until she brings her purple plastic purse to school. This is a story about character development, about parent support, about wonderful teachers, about admitting mistakes and about a fanbulous story with much depth which your whole family will enjoy.

The "extras" that this award winning author adds to his visuals will appeal to adults and older children.