The True Story of Mary
Who Wanted to Stand on Her HeadBook - 2005
Told in 31 rhyming verses, this charming, illustrated story introduces Mary, a little girl who refuses to be anything less than herself. At her school, there are only two rules--do everything you are told and never stand on your head. Mary isn't about to be restrained by those restrictions. Darkly humorous illustrations add a sly, subversive element to this empowering tale of individuality. Mary has her own view of the world and refuses to fit in with everyone else.
Publisher: Allen & Unwin, 2005
Branch Call Number: JF GODW
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