Jeremy dreams of wearing the kind of sneakers all the other kids have, but his grandmother can't afford to buy them for him. "A poignant, thought-provoking book."SLJ
Common Core Alignment:
RL.3.3. Describe characters in a story (e.g., their traits, motivations, or feelings) and explain how their actions contribute to the sequence of events.
Charlotte Zolotow Commendation