Rhoda the Alligator
In this illustrated children's book written by former Governor and U.S. Senator Bob Graham, kids can learn to be tolerant and appreciative of being "different" as well as important messages about the environment and diversity.
Characteristics: This book is a Level One I Can Read story, focusing on themes of respect and self esteem, through the story of Rhoda, a blue and orange alligator who gets bullied for her bright coloration. Through the course of the story, Rhoda learns to embrace her "true colors".
Size: This hardcover book is 48 pages long and measures 7 1/4 inches by 10 inches.