Looking Like Me

 
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Looking Like Me
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Release Date
October 13, 2009
ISBN
1606840010
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When you look in a mirror, who do you see?

A boy? A girl?
A son? A daughter?
A runner? A dancer?

Whoever and whatever you see–
just put out your fist and give yourself an "I am" BAM!

This jumping, jazzy, joyful picture book by the award-winning team of Walter Dean and Christoper Myers celebrates every child, and every thing that child can be.

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Reader reviewed by Rita Lorraine Hubbard, The Original H.I.R. (Historical Investigative Reporter)

Looking Like Me, by Walter Dean Myers, is a colorful and energetic book about a boys wonderful discovery of all the facets of his own personality.


One look in the mirror reveals that this boyJeremy, is so much more than just his name:  He is a brother, a son, a writer, and a dancer; he is a singer, a dreamer and an artist, too.  He is so many other wonderful things that he just has to share the wonder of his many layers with everyone he encounters.


This book is a celebration of life, of sharing, and of being uniqueand all these joyous discoveries are expertly captured in the colorful illustrations of Myers very own son, Christopher.


This one is a welcome addition to every childs library.


 

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