Same, Same but Different

Same, Same but Different by Jenny Sue Kostecki-Shaw (Henry Holt and Company, 2011). Pen Pals Elliot and Kailash discover that even though they live in different countries—America and India—they both love to climb trees, own pets, and ride school buses. (Grade 5 & under).

Award Status: Winner, 2012

Award Category: Younger Readers

Author: Jenny Sue Kostecki-Shaw

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