Based on a true story, a Ghanan child tells of the profound effect that micro-loans have on his family's life. A "distinguished book.:--SLJ, starred review.
Common Core Alignment:
RL.4.3. Describe in depth a character, setting, or event in a story or drama, drawing on specific details in the text (e.g., a character’s thoughts, words, or actions).
IRA Children's Choice