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Any Small Goodness

Any Small Goodness

by Tony Johnston Illustrated by Raul Colon

In this quiet, gentle novella reminiscent of Sarah, Plain and Tall, award-winning picture book writer Tony Johnston creates a moving story about a loving Chicano family in East LA. Filled with love, hope, and the exquisite beauty of a very special community, Tony Johnston's first novel is a warm and memorable gem.

Praise for Any Small Goodness 

"The message is positive and the episodes, while occasionally serious, are more often humorous and gratifying." — School Library Journal

"In her first novel, popular picture-book author Johnston tells a warm, upbeat story of a Mexican family newly arrived in Los Angeles." — Booklist

Ages
8, 9, 10
Interest Level
Grades 3 - 5
Grade Level Equivalent
5.1
Lexile Measure
600L
DRA
50
Guided Reading
T
Publisher
Blue Sky Press (AZ)
Number of Pages
128
Genre
Realistic Fiction

About the Author and Illustrator

Tony Johnston
Raul Colon

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