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Keyword: generosity

December

Bunting, Eve ( Author )
Diaz, David ( Illustrator )
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2000. 40 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Angels, appreciation, Christmas, generosity, homelessness, mothers and sons, sharing
 
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Maddi’s Fridge

Brandt, Lois ( Author )
Vogel, Vin ( Illustrator )
Flashlight Press 2014. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Acceptance, family life, food, friendship, generosity, hunger, poverty, socio-economic disparity
 
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Fox’s Garden

Princesse Camcam ( Author / Illustrator )
Enchanted Lion Books 2014. 28 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Foxes, generosity, kindness, mothers, paper cut-outs, winter, wordless book
 
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Elementary
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Happy Birthday Madame Chapeau

Beaty, Andrea ( Author )
Roberts, David ( Illustrator )
Abrams 2014. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: City life, differences, generosity, hats, loneliness, stories in rhyme
 
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The Rainbow Fish

Pfister, Marcus ( Author / Illustrator )
NorthSouth Books 1999. 28 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Fish, friendship, generosity, oceans, sharing
 
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Elementary
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The Library

Stewart, Sarah ( Author )
Small, David ( Illustrator )
Macmillan 2008. 40 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Books, generosity, libraries, reading, stories in rhyme
 
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Elementary
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The Selfish Giant

Wilde, Oscar ( Author )
Voutila, Ritva ( Illustrator )
Allen & Unwin 2012. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Christianity, fables, generosity, giants, illustrations (oil paint), love, morals, selfishness
 
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Elementary
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Bone Button Borscht

Davis, Aubrey ( Author )
Petričić, Dušan ( Illustrator )
Kids Can Press 1996. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Community, cooking, cooperation, folktales, generosity, Jewish culture
 
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Sidewalk Flowers

Lawson, JonArno ( Author )
Smith, Sydney ( Illustrator )
Groundwood Books 2015. 28 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: City life, community, family life, flowers, generosity, making a difference, wordless book
 
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Mama Panya’s Pancakes: A Village Tale From Kenya

Chamberlin, Mary ( Author )
Chamberlin, Rich ( Author )
Cairns, Julia ( Illustrator )
Barefoot Books 2006. 40 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Community, cooking, food, generosity, Kenya, sharing
 
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Ordinary Mary’s Extraordinary Deed

Pearson, Emily ( Author )
Kosaka, Fumi ( Illustrator )
Gibbs Smith 2002. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Community, generosity, gratitude, kindness, making a difference, mathematics, sharing
 
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Ribbon Rescue

Munsch, Robert ( Author )
Fernandes, Eugenie ( Illustrator )
Scholastic Canada 1999. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Clothing, families, First Nations, generosity, helpfulness, kindness, recurrent patterns, weddings
 
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The Quiltmaker’s Gift

Brumbeau, Jeff ( Author )
de Marcken, Gail ( Illustrator )
Scholastic 2001. 48 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Community service, fairy tales, generosity, greed, quilting, sharing
 
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The List

Hutchins, Hazel ( Author )
van Lieshout, Maria ( Illustrator )
Annick Press 2007. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Birthdays, generosity, gifts, kindness, queens, thoughtfulness
 
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Zen Shorts

Muth, Jon J. ( Author / Illustrator )
Scholastic 2005. 40 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Forgiveness, generosity, giant pandas, illustrations (watercolours), perspectives, philosophy, story within a story, storytelling
 
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A Special Gift for Grammy

George, Jean Craighead ( Author )
Johnson, Steve ( Illustrator )
Fancher, Lou ( Illustrator )
HarperCollins 2013. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Collecting, generosity, gifts, grandmothers, imagination, intergenerational relationships, rocks
 
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Four Feet, Two Sandals

Williams, Karen Lynn ( Author )
Mohammed, Khadra ( Author )
Chayka, Doug ( Illustrator )
Eerdmans 2007. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Afghanistan, cooperation, friendship, generosity, refugees, sharing
 
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The Giving Tree

Silverstein, Shel ( Author / Illustrator )
HarperCollins 2006. 60 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Allegories, friendship, generosity, growing up, illustrations (monochrome), metaphors, trees
 
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The Persian Cinderella

Climo, Shirley ( Author )
Florczak, Robert ( Illustrator )
HarperCollins 1999. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Arabian Nights, Cinderella, fairy tales, generosity, jealousy, magic
 
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Those Shoes

Boelts, Maribeth ( Author )
Jones, Noah Z. ( Illustrator )
Candlewick Press 2009. 40 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: City life, consumerism, exclusion, generosity, hope, poverty, socio-economic disparity
 
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Extra Yarn

Barnett, Mac ( Author )
Klassen, Jon ( Illustrator )
HarperCollins 2012. 40 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Generosity, greed, kindness, knitting, sharing, valuing, yarn
 
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Bagels From Benny

Davis, Aubrey ( Author )
Petričić, Dušan ( Illustrator )
Kids Can Press 2003. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Generosity, Jewish folktales, kindness, making a difference, pay it forward, relationships
 
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