Winners! BookviewPLUS: Painted Words / Spoken Memories: Marianthe's Story

Author: Aliki

Illustrator:  Aliki

First Published: 1998

Genre: Upside-down Book


  • Painting - Art
  • Immigration and Emigration - Family World
  • Moving to another country - Family World
  • New school - Schools
  • School - Social World

Bookbrief: Two separate stories, the first telling of Mari's starting school in a new land, and the second describing village life in her country before she and her family left in search of a better life.

Recommended Grade Group: PreK-Grade 2

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