By Marivir R. Montebon
New York City — Here’s a book for children aged 6-12 years old that is a must buy for parents who want to raise their children to be compassionate and fair to working people. Joelito’s Big Decision is all about deciding and standing for what is fair at an early age.
Written by Ann Berlak and published by Hardball Press in New York, Joelito’s Big Decision is about nine-year-old Joelito who goes with his family every Friday to McMann’s for a juicy burger treat. This makes his Fridays really special. Except for this one time – Joelito’s best friend Brandon stands side by side his parents protesting the small pay they earn for working in McMann’s.
Joelito is torn. Will he enter the juicy burger place that Friday? What will he tell his parents? It is interesting to find out how Joelito finally decides.
The book is in English and Spanish. Its illustrations are by Daniel Camacho and book design by David Bass. For orders, please visit www.hardballpress.com
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