The theme of all three stories is that everyone is different and these differences should be acknowledged and celebrated. The stories involve animals as main characters. Each story, in its own way, emphasizes that it is acceptable to be different. This book is written for kindergarten, first and second graders.
Born in Pennsylvania, Paula Gelbach grew up in Washington D.C. She attended four years of study at Wells College, Aurora, New York. After receiving her BA at Wells, Paula went on to teach in elementary school in Maryland and Connecticut. She received her Master’s Degree in elementary school education at Southern Connecticut State University in New Haven, Connecticut. This is her second book.