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Be Quiet, Marina! - Cover
Be Quiet, Marina!
Kirsten DeBear, Star Bright Books 2001
A true story of two wonderful 4-year-olds. At first, Marina (who has cerebral palsy) and Moira (who has Down syndrome) could not play together because of their differences. But eventually Marina and Moira become best friends. The funny and tender story of how this change comes about is told in words and photographs that will captivate all children.

Ages: Play Years (2-4), Transition (4-5)
Languages: English
Book Types: Non-Fiction, Photo Book
Identity Groups: Disabilities, Non-Stereotypical Females, White/Euro-American
Special Topics: Friendship, School
Strands: Joy in Diversity, Creative Conflict Resolution & Sense of Justice