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Keyword: generosity

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
 
Cycle
Elementary
Secondary
 
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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
 
Cycle
Elementary
Secondary
 
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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
 
Cycle
Elementary
Secondary
 
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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
 
Cycle
Elementary
Secondary
 
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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
 
Cycle
Elementary
Secondary
 
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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
 
Cycle
Elementary
Secondary
 
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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
 
Cycle
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
 
Cycle
Elementary
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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
 
Cycle
Elementary
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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
 
Cycle
Elementary
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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
 
Cycle
Elementary
Secondary
 
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Ribbon Rescue

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

Keywords: Clothing, families, generosity, helpfulness, Indigenous peoples, kindness, recurrent patterns, weddings
 
Cycle
Elementary
Secondary
 
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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
 
Cycle
Elementary
Secondary
 
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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
 
Cycle
Elementary
Secondary
 
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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
 
Cycle
Elementary
Secondary
 
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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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Elementary
Secondary
 
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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
 
Cycle
Elementary
Secondary
 
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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
 
Cycle
Elementary
Secondary
 
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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
 
Cycle
Elementary
Secondary
 
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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
 
Cycle
Elementary
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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
 
Cycle
Elementary
Secondary
 
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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
 
Cycle
Elementary
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