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The Great Ways of Mr. Lincoln by Kioka Tuck

Nerdy Book Club

You were born with the power to change others. You change people by the way you treat them.  That is what changes the human heart.

~ Patricia Polacco

mr. lincoln

The first time I was introduced to Patricia Polacco’s work I was enrolled in a Reading Literacy Class in college.  I became a fan of her works for young readers very quickly.  Polacco always chooses to talk about diverse stories that should be brought to classrooms everywhere.  She is able to face tough issues through children’s book.  She has tackled bullying, racism, learning disabilities, and much more.  One of my favorites is Mr. Lincoln’s Way. The book tells the story about an elementary principal named Mr. Lincoln.  He was loved by all of his students except for Eugene Esterhause.  The students at the school gave him the nickname “Mean Eugene” because he was a bully. Eugene used racist words to mark…

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Author of several Children's books under the Junior Rabbit Series. "A Surprise for Junior" "Loony the Loon and the Littered Lake". "Junior Rabbit Learns About Christmas," "Junior Rabbit Travels to Pennsylvania," and more. I am a retired Special education teacher with four children and twelve grandchildren. I have a passion for children reading and getting them into the habit of reading at early ages. Listen to the Let’s Talk About it with Jenny White Show every Friday night at 8:00 p.m. EST. streaming live on PJC Media Worldwide at BlogTalk Radio.com. Call 646.668.8485 to listen to the show. Press the number 1 to be live with your questions or comments.

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