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  • Hardcover
  • 384
  • Strange Birds
  • Celia C. Pérez
  • English
  • 02 August 2020
  • 9780425290439

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FREE DOWNLOAD Strange Birds Celia C. Pérez ☆ 1 READ & DOWNLOAD SUMMARY å PRIMACLEANSEPLUSUK.CO.UK ☆ Celia C. Pérez Ing to pass upOfelia Castillo a budding journalist Aster Douglas a bookish foodie and Cat Garcia a rule abiding birdwatcher meet the kid behind the invite Lane DiSanti and it isn't love at first sight But they soon bond over a share. I really wish I could give this book a 35 But I am going to leave it at a 3 because it does have its flawsHere s the thing NO story is new We have been telling them since storytelling began just changing the details to fit the time and place And this is a typical elementarymiddle school story about 4 girls each with their own interests and uirks who are all misfits form a club find a cause and in the end triumph It s updated to 2020 with a carefully selected ethnic balance but the basic story line is the same old same oldSince this is 2020 there is a pointed discussions of racism of the other side of the tracks or in this case an invisible wall and a wealthy white girl is made aware of aspects of her privilege that she has taken for granted Naturally a grandfather turns out to be someone once active in the 60s civil rights movement so he can give an inspiring lecture on that to his granddaughter It can be a little bit too didactic The purposefulness is not uite at Berenstain level there s a story here but it lurks just below the surfaceYet there are some nice twists too including the wealthy girl s grandmother being willing to look at the past and see what is there And for those who in 2020 scream about wiping out history in the form of statues and names there is this rejoinder even though history is in the past and we can t do anything about what happened then we can try to make it right todayShed light on the dark parts of it instead of pretend it didn t happenThis is not about Confederate statues but about the use of feathers on hats but that line might make this thoughtful reading to adults Kids who read it may not take it as deeply without some guidance but they will still enjoy this story and Perez s starter guide in the back to the four girls hobbies may lead readers to new interests Where There Is No Doctor A Village Health Care Handbook foodie and Cat Garcia a rule abiding birdwatcher meet the kid behind the invite Lane DiSanti and it isn't love at Five Go Adventuring Again first sight But they soon bond over a share. I really wish I could give this book a 35 But I am going to leave it at a 3 because it does have its Wave of Destruction The Stories of Four Families and History's Deadliest Tsunami flawsHere s the thing NO story is new We have been telling them since storytelling began just changing the details to Cuba libre Spanish edition fit the time and place And this is a typical elementarymiddle school story about 4 girls each with their own interests and uirks who are all misfits All Things Consoled A Daughter's Memoir form a club Corduroy Writes a Letter Easy to Read Puffin find a cause and in the end triumph It s updated to 2020 with a carefully selected ethnic balance but the basic story line is the same old same oldSince this is 2020 there is a pointed discussions of racism of the other side of the tracks or in this case an invisible wall and a wealthy white girl is made aware of aspects of her privilege that she has taken Invisible Lives for granted Naturally a grandfather turns out to be someone once active in the 60s civil rights movement so he can give an inspiring lecture on that to his granddaughter It can be a little bit too didactic The purposefulness is not uite at Berenstain level there s a story here but it lurks just below the surfaceYet there are some nice twists too including the wealthy girl s grandmother being willing to look at the past and see what is there And Cheat On Your Husband with Your Husband for those who in 2020 scream about wiping out history in the Making Good form of statues and names there is this rejoinder even though history is in the past and we can t do anything about what happened then we can try to make it right todayShed light on the dark parts of it instead of pretend it didn t happenThis is not about Confederate statues but about the use of Sir Simon feathers on hats but that line might make this thoughtful reading to adults Kids who read it may not take it as deeply without some guidance but they will still enjoy this story and Perez s starter guide in the back to the What If This Were Enough? Essays four girls hobbies may lead readers to new interests

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FREE DOWNLOAD Strange Birds Celia C. Pérez ☆ 1 READ & DOWNLOAD SUMMARY å PRIMACLEANSEPLUSUK.CO.UK ☆ Celia C. Pérez D mission to get the Floras their local Scouts to ditch an outdated tradition In their uest for justice independence and an unforgettable summer the girls form their own troop and find something they didn't know they needed sisterho. 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    EBOOK DOWNLOAD Strange Birds In STRANGE BIRDS Pérez paints a fierce and vivid portrait of four very different girls who band together to rebel and create change and cause a little mayhem over the course of a summer Ofelia Aster Cat and Lane are so sharply written that they shimmer off the page and Pérez's prose is at turns bold comic and inspirational Sure to ruffle feathers and spark activism against injustice

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    EBOOK DOWNLOAD Strange Birds Richie’s Picks STRANGE BIRDS A FIELD GUIDE TO RUFFLING FEATHERS by Celia C Pérez Kokila September 2019 384p ISBN 978 0 425 29043 9“Oh I get by with a little help from my friendsMm get high with a little help from my friendsMm gonna try with a little help from my friends”— LennonMcCartney 1967“As they stood together Lane

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