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My Mother Is the Smartest Woman in the World

3.5  ·  Rating details ·  8 Ratings  ·  3 Reviews
Kathleen decides that her mother is so good at solving problems that she should run for mayor of their village.
Hardcover, 85 pages
Published August 1st 1982 by Atheneum Books (first published 1982)
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Erin Pierce
Jun 10, 2017 rated it liked it
Although I liked this book, and the story line of the young girl's mother becoming Mayor of the town, there were a few things about the story that I did not like. The assumption the author makes that Republicans think that no money should ever be spent on helping people, that all moms should stay at home with their children 24/7....and the related assumption that Democrats exist to give all the people everything they need, and liberate women. Also, I was bothered by the proclamation on page 26 t ...more
Liz Gibbs
Oct 09, 2012 rated it really liked it
Shelves: four-star
Fast-paced book about a girl who encourages her mother to run for mayor after she sees how good her mother is at solving problems in the village. While showing the excitement of the political race it also reminds the reader about the sacrifice to the family life.
Krista the Krazy Kataloguer
Great book to illustrate the election process, as mom runs for mayor. Pair this with Darleen Bailey Beard's Operation Clean Sweep.
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