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Luke and the Little Seed

By: Giuliano Ferri

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Luke and the Little Seed

Summary: Luke gets so many presents for his birthday that when his grandfather gives him a bag of seeds, he’s rather disappointed. But his grandfather tells him that if he plants and cares for these little seeds, they could become the best present of all. Luke wants to believe him, but it’s hard when so little happens day after day. Will Luke have the patience to nurture the seeds into something truly special?

Rating: 3 ***

A little mouse learns about the joys of gardening and watching a seed grow into a fruiting tree.

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Little Gorilla

By Ruth Bornstein

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Little Gorilla
Reviewed by Children’s Book List

Little Gorilla’s family and friends try to help him overcome his special growing pains.

Rating: 5 *****

a great story to convey to even the youngest children that no matter how much they change everyone will still love them.

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