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Circle Round - Cover
Circle Round
Anne Sibley O'Brien, Charlesbridge 2021
One friend, then two. Two friends, then more. A circle of friends grows. Children of many colors, with visible differences of ability, play with "circles" - a ball bounces, wheels roll, hula hoops spin, bubbles pop. And the reader gets to count along! So lovely!

Ages: Play Years (2-4), Transition (4-5), Young School Age (5-8)
Languages: English
Book Types: Story Book
Identity Groups: Disabilities, African American, Asian American, Latino American, Multi-racial Groups
Special Topics: Friendship, Math/Numbers - STEAM
Strands: Knowledge of Self & Connection to Others, Joy in Diversity