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Read aloud books for kindergartners

Your child will love these read aloud favorites (and you will, too)!

By Hank Pellissier

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The Name Jar

The Name Jar
By Yangsook Choi

Unhei arrives in the U.S. from Korea. After she is teased because her name is difficult to pronounce, she decides to abandon it for an American name by picking from a jar filled with options like Amanda and Suzy. The happy conclusion promotes acceptance of cultural diversity.

Hank Pellissier is a freelance writer whose fiction and essays have been been widely published and anthologized. A former columnist for Salon and SF Gate, he is a regular contributor to h+ Magazine.