Slippery Willie's Stupid, Ugly Shoes
Author: Larry Peterson
Publisher: TB Press
Willie Wiggles hates his slippery feet. He just slips, slides and spins all over the place. But what he hates even more are the special shoes that have been made for him that will help him to walk just like all the other kids. Willie thinks that they are the "stupidest, ugliest shoes in the whole world."
Discover how sometimes we worry about things about ourselves when actually there is nothing to worry about in the first place.
This was such a cute book! It would really be a great tool for helping kid's accept differences in one another (ethnicity, style of dress, hair color) - whatever kid's get picked on for these days. The illustrations were also very cute - just look at the cover, or watch the video below. Amazon has the reading level at 9-12, but I think it could be read to younger audiences also.