Something Beautiful : A little girl longs to see beyond the scary sights on the sidewalk and angry writing in the halls of her building. When her teacher writes the word beautiful on the blackboard, she hopes to find something beautiful in her neighborhood. Her friends tell her about their own beautiful things. Miss Delphine serves her a "beautiful" fried fish sandwich at her diner. At Mr. Lee's "beautiful" fruit store, he offers her an apple. Old Mr. Sims invites her to touch a smooth stone he carries in his pocket.
The girl's search for "something beautiful" leaves her feeling much happier, for she has experienced the beauty of friendship and the power of hope.
|Ficción para Niños||Afro Americano|
|Ficción para Niños||Social Situations|