The Hundred Penny Box (Invitations to Literacy)
The Hundred Penny Box - Invitations to Literacy Author:Sharon B. Mathis, Leo Dillon (Illustrator), Diane Dillon (Illustrator) Michael's great-great-aunt Dew was a hundred years old, and she kept an old box filled with pennies, one for each birthday. Michael loved to sit at her feet and count out the pennies while Aunt Dew told the story behind each one. Michael's mother wanted to throw out the old box. But Aunt Dew said, "Anybody takes my hundred penn... more »y box, takes me." And for his love for Aunt Dew, Michael knew he had to try to save the hundred penny box that contained all the stories of her life.
This copy: PAPERBACK PLUS In the same book... More about Aunt Dew's family tree, pennies through history, and another seasoned storyteller.« less