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No Bad News

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When Marcus travels to the barbershop alone for the first time, he is frightened by the sights and sounds around him. But at the barbershop, people notice his sad face and remind him of the "good news" that happens in their inner-city neighborhood. Photos.
Paperback, 40 pages
Published January 1st 2001 by Albert Whitman & Company
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Debbie Jo
The message of looking beyond all the bad news to see what is good about a young boy's neighborhood will resonate with many readers. The photographs make the story come alive as Marcus walks from his house to the barbershop. I liked the added color as he walked home with a different outlook. The support of those he encountered while at the barbershop helped Marcus to "not only see the good news. You need to be the good news." The book comes to us from a Milwaukee, WI author and photographer - so ...more
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