Three cheers for Catherine the Great!

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When Sara's grandma, Catherine the Great, suddenly announces, "This year for my birthday, I want no presents! I have music in my Russian bones, and laughing in my heart. I have the day and the night, and I have all of you, " Sara is surprised. How can Grandma have a birthday party with no presents?"Her mama explains that a No Present can be anything from a kiss or a hug to a game of gin rummy -- as long as it comes from deep inside you. But what kind of No Present would be good enough for Catherine the Great? Mr. Minsky, Monica and her dad, Mary Caruso and her baby, Mimmo, already have good ideas. But it isn't until Sara is surrounded by Grandma's bundles of Russian newspapers and books that she gets her own idea: She will teach Grandma to read and write English. This lively borscht-and-blintzes birthday celebration shows that sometimes No Presents can be the best presents of all.
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Full title three cheers for catherine the great
Author best cari
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Last Update 2018-04-03 03:56:16AM
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display_description Sara's feisty Russian grandmother asks for "no presents" for her birthday - and gets them - one from each neighbor, one from Mama and a special one from Sara to teach Grandma to read and write English.
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subject_facet Birthdays -- Juvenile fiction, Gifts -- Juvenile fiction, Grandmothers -- Juvenile fiction, Parties -- Juvenile fiction, Russian Americans -- Juvenile fiction, Talking books for children
title_display Three cheers for Catherine the Great!
title_full Three cheers for Catherine the Great! Best, Cari., Three cheers for Catherine the Great! [electronic resource] Best, Cari.
title_short Three cheers for Catherine the Great!
topic_facet Birthdays, Gifts, Grandmothers, Parties, Russian Americans, Talking books for children