Winners! BookviewPLUS: A Hat for Mrs. Goldman: A Story About Knitting and Love

Author: Michelle Edwards

Illustrator: G. Brian Karas

First Published: 2016

Genre: Realistic Fiction


  • Helpfulness - Behavior
  • Love and understanding - Behavior
  • Growing up - Coming of Age

Bookbrief: Sophia loves making pom-poms for the hats which Mrs. Goldman knits for others. Mrs. Goldman teaches Sophia to knit, but knitting a hat is hard. Sophia would rather make pom-poms. One day when Sophia and Mrs. Goldman is taking her little dog Fifi - who has a knitted dinosaur sweater - for a walk, Sophia notices that Mrs. Goldman doesn't have a hat. She gave it to Mrs. Chen.

Recommended Grade Group: PreK-Grade 2

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