Each year, our staff has read their agreed upon favorites ranging from picture books to novels, fiction and non fiction-- and come up with a title that stands out as the one we can't stop talking about.

One ~ Fall 2008

One By Kathryn Otoshi Cover Image
ISBN: 9780972394642
Availability: Not on our shelves now, usually available for pick-up or shipping in 2-14 days
Published: Ko Kids Books - October 1st, 2008

Blue is a quiet color. Red's a hothead who likes to pick on Blue. Yellow, Orange, Green, and Purple don't like what they see, but what can they do? When no one speaks up, things get out of hand - until One comes along and shows all the colors how to stand up, stand together, and count.

"It's simple. It works for preschool children to students in middle school. I recently had a fifth grade teacher tell me that when she read it to her class, they applauded. This may be the finest book on bullying I've come across. It bowled me over." ~Valerie Lewis