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The Little Purple Mardi Gras Bead|Julie Rowley
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Throw me out there, mister


When Carnival rolls around in New Orleans, everyone gets into the celebration--including the beads On Fat Tuesday, a plain string of little purple beads hangs from a hook on a parade float. His fervent wish is to be caught by someone special. The bigger and fancier beads tell him that no one will ever catch him. But a little hope and determination may go a long way in the magical season of Mardi Gras When the bead spots a little princess in the crowd, he knows she is the person for him Will she try to catch him? The heartwarming tale offers opportunities for a discussion of bullying, self-worth, and inclusion with young readers. The delightful story and illustrations from this daughter/father team will charm the entire family and become a parade route favorite



Raised in New Orleans, Julie P. Rowley holds a master's of education in early childhood curriculum and instruction from the University of New Orleans. Her stories were inspired by her daughter's imagination.


A graduate of Loyola University New Orleans, John R. Paquette is a retired editor. He is also a professional vocalist and a talented portrait artist and illustrator. He enjoyed collaborating with his daughter.

Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781455623440
  • ISBN-10: 145562344X
  • Publisher: Pelican Publishing Company
  • Publish Date: December 2016
  • Dimensions: 7.8 x 7.9 x 0.2 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.22 pounds
  • Page Count: 32
  • Reading Level: Ages 4-7

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