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Germs Are Not for Sharing / Los gérmenes no son para compartir

Best Behavior® Series


Fun, friendly, and irresistibly readable, Germs Are Not for Sharing/Los gérmenes no son para compartir is the perfect resource in both English and Spanish to reinforce hand washing, flu prevention, and other critical social skills for healthy kids. Simple words complement warm, inviting, full-color illustrations that show real-life situations kids can relate to. A special section at the end includes additional discussion ideas, tips, and info adults and kids can read together in both languages.


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ISBN: 978-1-57542-368-5
Reading Level: Grade 1
Interest Level: Ages 4–7
Guided Reading Level: I
Lexile Measure: 420L (Spanish text)
Illustrated: color illust.
Trim Size: 9" x 9"
Page Count: 40

Praise for Germs Are Not for Sharing / Los gérmenes no son para compartir
“Colorful . . . appealing . . . easy for children to relate to. A valuable resource for public, school, and home libraries.”—School Library Journal

“The bilingual text and diverse array of individuals that appear on the pages make this book accessible and appealing to a wide range of children.”—Book Notes, the newsletter of the Center for Children’s and Young Adult Books, Minnesota State University, Mankato

“These books, which are available in both board book and picture book editions, serve as wonderful tools to help children embark on their road to socialization—a very important component of the preschool experience.”—

Awards for the Best Behavior series:

  • Creative Child Seal of Excellence and Preferred Choice Award
  • Dr. Toy’s 10 Best Socially Responsible Products and Best Children’s Product
  • National Parenting Center Seal of Approval
  • Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Special Needs Award
  • Read America! Selection
  • iParenting Media Hot Award Winner

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