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⇬ Download Hardcover @Emmanuel's Dream: The True Story of Emmanuel Ofosu Yeboah For Free ⪀ Ebook By Laurie Ann Thompson ⪨ ⇬ Download Hardcover @Emmanuel's Dream: The True Story of Emmanuel Ofosu Yeboah For Free ⪀ Ebook By Laurie Ann Thompson ⪨ K Gr 2This powerful and winning picture book tells the story of a young man overcoming the odds Born in Ghana with a deformed left leg, Emmanuel Ofosu Yeboah experienced stigma as a result of his disability his father abandoned the family, and many assumed that the boy would be little than a burden However, with the encouragement of his mother, Yeboah refused to give up, hopping to school instead of walking and even learning to play soccer and cycle, despite receiving no extra help or accommodations Thompson s lucidly written text explains how Yeboah cycled 400 miles in 2001 to raise awareness, forever changing how Ghanaians perceived those with disabilities The narrative is simply and clearly written, and the illustrations are skillfully rendered in charmingly emotive ink and watercolor collages A brief author s note explains how Yeboah inspired legislation upholding equal rights for the disabled and how he continues to make strides, working with organizations that provide wheelchairs to those who need them and setting up a scholarship fund for children with disabilities VERDICT This uplifting account will resonate with readers and supplement global and cultural studies A triumph.Kathryn Diman, Bass Harbor Memorial Library, Bernard, MEAwards Winner of theALA Youth Media Awards Schneider Family Childrens Book AwardAn Association for Library Service to Children ALSC Notable Childrens Book for 2016Listed inCCBC Choices 2016by the Cooperative Childrens Book CenterRecipientof a2015 Eureka Honor Awardfrom theCalifornia Reading AssociationFinalist for the2015 Cybils Award forElementary Middle Grade Non FictionFinalist for the2016 2017 Georgia Childrens Picturebook Gr K 4 AwardAJunior Library Guild selectionAFirstBook 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    • Emmanuel's Dream: The True Story of Emmanuel Ofosu Yeboah
    • 4.1
    • 308
    • Hardcover
    • 40 pages
    • B00LRIUJWS
    • Laurie Ann Thompson
    • English
    • 20 June 2016

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