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A Date at Eight

About the Author

Patsy Peek has been an educator in public education for over forty years. As a reading specialist she has nurtured a love of reading with kindergarten-fifth grade students. She has a Masters of Science in elementary education with endorsements in early childhood, ESL, and Class-1 reading. Previously published writing includes Reading Comprehension Featuring Story Webs, Newspaper Ads, and Fliers. Recently she returned to her hometown of Cut Bank, Montana, to teach reading in schools she attended as a child.

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About the Book

Daphne Dragonfly has a lively nature that is kind, caring, and sharing. Through alliteration and predictable phrases, the author creates a musical effect as Daphne engages in adventures with many friends at the pond. The colorful illustrations capture the setting of the summer pond where Daphne is a true friend to many. 

Teachers, school counselors, and parents may find this book a useful support for character building along with comparing and contrasting kindness vs bullying.

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