Clearinghouse Resource


No English


Jules, Jacquelin


Ann Arbor, MI: Mitten Press

Source Information (Journal Title, Date, Length)

2007, 32 pages

Description of Resource

When she first starts school in America, Blanca does not speak any English and has a hard time making new friends. After many misunderstandings, a classmate named Diane is able to talk to Blanca by drawing pictures and they become fast friends. The book includes a Teacher and Parent Guide with pre and post-reading questions and activities.

Recommended for ages 5 and up.


English, Spanish


This resource may be free from your local library or purchased from the publisher.