It's great when you have friends in your neighborhood to play with and it's not so great when somebody moves in who tries to push you around and be mean. So, just how do you handle a bully? Dad has a recipe for enemy pie and he starts to teach the ingredients that begin with spending the day with Jeremy Ross, enemy boy. Is this really going to taste that good?
40 pages 978-0811827782 Ages 5-8
Keywords: bullies, bullying, getting along, social skills, friends, friendship, new experiences, new friends, 5 year old, 6 year old, 7 year old, 8 year old, Character Building Curriculum, great read aloud
Recommended by: Barb Langridge, abookandahug.com
A Reading Rainbow book for your child
Recommend by experts for children who are reading independently and transitioning to longer books.
Teach kindness, courtesy, respect, and friendship: It was the perfect summer. That is, until Jeremy Ross moved into the house down the street and became neighborhood enemy number one. Luckily Dad had a surefire way to get rid of enemies: Enemy Pie. But part of the secret recipe is spending an entire day playing with the enemy! In this funny yet endearing story one little boy learns an effective recipe for turning a best enemy into a best friend. Accompanied by charming illustrations, Enemy Pie serves up a sweet lesson in the difficulties and ultimate rewards of making new friends.--from the publisher
- The perfect book for kids learning how to make friends or deal with conflict
- Ideal as a read aloud book for families or elementary schools
- Created by Derek Munson who has directly shared his children’s stories with over 100,000 kids across the globe
Fans of Last Stop on Market Street, Have You Filled a Bucket Today, and First Day Jitters will love this Reading Rainbow classic, Enemy Pie.
Recommend by experts for children who are reading independently and transitioning to longer books and perfect for the following reading categories:
- Elementary School Chapter Books
- Family Read Aloud Books
- Books for Kids Ages 5-9
Children’s Books for Grades 3-5