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No Bad News. (Books for children: fiction).

Cole, Kenneth

NO BAD NEWS. Il. by John Ruebartsch. ISBN 0-8075-4743-3. Morton Grove, IL: Albert Whitman, 2001. Unp. $15.95. Wonderful, expressive, black-and-white photographs help make this book unique. A young boy named Marcus is saddened by the alcohol abuse and violence in his neighborhood. An uplifting talk with his barber, however, helps Marcus realize that many good things are happening around him as well. This inspirational book reminds us all to have a positive outlook on life. Ages 6 up. Reviewed by Alyssa Raifsnider, Kutztown Area School District, PA
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Author:Raifsnider, Alyssa
Publication:Childhood Education
Article Type:Book Review
Date:Mar 22, 2002
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