A Chair for My Mother

Author(s): Vera B. Williams
Original Publish Date: May 12, 2009
eAudio - unabridged
Audio (0.12 hours)
Product Number: Z100010021
Released: May 12, 2009
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9780061762413
Narrator/s: Martha Plimpton
Publisher: Greenwillow Books
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This classic and award-winning picture book was written and illustrated by the celebrated Vera B. Williams and was named a Caldecott Honor Book by the American Library Association. "A tender knockout . . . it's rare to find much vitality, spontaneity, and depth of feeling in such a simple, young book."A??Kirkus Reviews After their home is destroyed by a fire, Rosa, her mother, and grandmother save their coins to buy a really comfortable chair for all to enjoy. A Chair for My Mother has sold more than a million copies and is an ideal choice for reading and sharing at home and in the classroom. "A superbly conceived picture book expressing the joyful spirit of a loving family."A??The Horn Book Supports the Common Core State Standards