Bronx Masquerade. Get this from a library! Ages 8-12. [Nikki Grimes] -- Dyamonde Daniel has her eye on a new pair of red high-top sneakers. But then she finds out one of her friends has it much worse, and she's determined to do what she can to help. Dymonde’s can-do attitude and lively spirit will endear her to readers. —Susan Dove Lempke, The Horn Book, An enjoyable story with a good life lesson. Navigation bar photo by Aaron Lemen. All rights reserved. But then she finds out one of her friends has it much worse, and she's determined to do what she can to help. Dyamonde Daniel has her eye on a new pair of red high-top sneakers. [Nikki Grimes; R Gregory Christie] -- Dyamonde is angry at her mother for not buying her the shoes she wants, but when she finds out that a classmate is in a worse situation, she is determined to help. In this third book in the Dyamonde Daniel series, Nikki Grimes tackles big issues in a sensitive, kid-friendly way. This 45-page study guide accompanies the book Dyamonde Daniels Almost Zero, . Rich: a Dyamonde Daniel Book (2009), illustrated by R. Gregory Christie; Voices of Christmas (2009), illustrated by Eric Velasquez; A Girl Named Mister (2010) Almost Zero: a Dyamonde Daniel Book (2010), illustrated by R. Gregory Christie; Planet Middle School (2011) Halfway to Perfect (2012) Words with Wings (2013), Coretta Scott King honor book Too bad they're so expensive! Almost Zero: A Dyamonde Daniel Book Paperback – 4 April 2017 by Nikki Grimes (Author) › Visit Amazon's Nikki Grimes Page. Almost Zero: A Dyamonde Daniel Book - Ebook written by Nikki Grimes. Puffin Books; Illustrated edition (April 4, 2017). . Make Way for Dyamonde Daniel. : Almost Zero : A Dyamonde Daniel Book by Nikki Grimes (2010, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay! Dyamonde really wants red high-top sneakers. Christie’s modern black-and-white illustrations are perfect for the urban setting. This lesson was further reinforced for Dyamonde when a serious fire left a classmate's family with virtually nothing except the clothes on their backs. illustrated by R. Gregory Christie This is book number 1 in the A Dyamonde Daniel Book series. Jazmin’s Notebook. By: Nikki Grimes . I did do a lot of research before I purchased this book. Get this from a library! Outspoken third-grader Dyamonde Daniel has returned for another interesting adventure, this one involving an agonizing lesson about true needs. I love how generous the characters are! Reviewed in the United States on October 30, 2017. I recommend these books for all young ladies. When spunky Dyamonde makes an ill-advised attempt to boss her mother into buying her a pair of red high-top sneakers, her mother decides to provide her with only what she needs: literally the clothes on her back, spiriting away the rest of her wardrobe. Reading Level: Independent Reader . Icon Add to Cart. Rich: a Dyamonde Daniel Book (Book 2) Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Almost Zero: A Dyamonde Daniel Book. Following some bad advice from a classmate, she thinks she has the right idea to go about getting them – by demanding her mother buy them! This short novel provides a good opportunity to talk with children about wants and needs, one of the first economics concepts to which young learners are exposed in elementary school. Horace Mann Upstanders Book Award, Antioch University, 2011 My daughter LOVES this book!! Actually, I gave this book to a young friend on her eighth birthday, but, Reviewed in the United States on May 25, 2013. 3. But I don't know like the boy who said so what I'm not giving them the shirt off my back! Third in a series, this chapter book continues to introduce interesting secondary characters to keep Dyamonde’s young fans engaged. Top subscription boxes – right to your door, Children's Black & African American Story Books, © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. —Kirkus Reviews. Almost zero : a Dyamonde Daniel book by Grimes, Nikki. Her individual effort grows into a school-wide clothing drive, and Dyamonde receives a much greater gift than a pair of high tops: the fulfillment of giving to others. Halfway to Perfect: A Dyamonde Daniel Book, Make Way for Dyamonde Daniel (A Dyamonde Daniel Book), Brand New School, Brave New Ruby (Ruby and the Booker Boys #1). Disclosure: I am an affiliate of Bookshop.org and I will earn a commission if you click through and make a purchase. A classmate tells her it's her mom's job to give her what she needs, but when Dyamonde... Free shipping over $10. Rich: A Dyamonde Daniel Book. She has read it no less than 5 times and enjoys it just the same each time. Bring your club to Amazon Book Clubs, start a new book club and invite your friends to join, or find a club that’s right for you for free. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for A Dyamonde Daniel Book Ser. Save $5 when you spend $20 Offered by Amazon.com. But then she finds out one of her friends has it much worse, and she’s determined to do what she can to help. Almost zero : a Dyamonde Daniel book. Other Books in Series. A story of courage, bravery and freedom in this Harriet Tubman book for kids ages 6 to 9, Cole loves video games. Explore classroom activities, puzzles, teacher resources and enrichment pdfs for this book. Dyamonde’s readers will enjoy seeing a strong, smart African-American girl face the same challenges they do. What happens when his parents make him quit for 40 days? 2. : Almost Zero : A Dyamonde Daniel Book by Nikki Grimes (2017, Digest Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay! This new series from award-winning author Nikki Grimes features Dyamonde, a smart, confident, and irresistible third grader. ALMOST ZERO A DYAMONDE DANIEL Book. Almost zero : a Dyamonde Daniel book. Age Level: 6-9 . Please try again. Please try again. Hardcover: List Price: $12.99. $3.99 – Buy Now by Nikki Grimes. has been added to your Cart. Hard to find: allow 24 hours for information. Ages 8-12, Reviewed in the United States on July 9, 2018. Something went wrong. We are the People: 2016 Summer Reading List, “Everything we have is a gift,” or at least that’s what Dyamonde’s mom says. I wanted her to have the entire series of the Dyamonde Daniel books. Grab your copy today! Great books and my daughter enjoys reading them to the point where she repetitively ask when will I order more! Nikki Grimes (Author) 4.9 out of 5 stars 23 ratings. ALMOST ZERO A DYAMONDE DANIEL Book. Halfway to Perfect: a Dyamonde Daniel Book (Book 4), Chicago Public Library Best of the Best Books for 2010 Join Sophie as she stands up to the school bully. I bought it because a situation similar to the one in the book took place with my daughter. Now Dyamonde is down to almost zero outfits! “Dyamonde Daniel was a gem waiting to be discovered. Dyamonde is angry at her mother for not buying her the shoes she wants, but when she finds out that a classmate is in a worse situation, she is determined to help. Ages 8-12. Almost Zero: a Dyamonde Daniel Book (Book 3 in the Dyamond Daniel series) illustrated by R. Gregory Christie Putnam, 2010 ISBN 978-0399251771 . Everyone is so generous I mean... Wow. Almost Zero (Hardcover) A Dyamonde Daniel Book. But then she finds out one of her friends has it much worse, and she's determined to do what she can to help. search results for this author. By Nikki Grimes, R. Gregory Christie (Illustrator) . Quantity. Dyamonde Daniel is a very real and likeable character; young readers are bound to eagerly anticipate her next learning experience. Soon Dyamonde finds herself in a clothing crisis, with almost zero to wear! Reviewed in the United States on December 23, 2018. Award-winning author Nikki Grimes has built on the Dyamonde Daniel series with another book that weaves together engaging characters, a unique story, and a powerful lesson. Mrs. Daniel, after a moment of soft, scary speaking, decides that her daughter needs to learn a lesson about want versus need and packs away almost all of Dyamonde’s clothes, forcing her to wear the same outfit to school, even when it gets dirty. Almost Zero: A Dyamonde Daniel Book. We don’t share your credit card details with third-party sellers, and we don’t sell your information to others. Sophie and her friends have an exciting Costa Rican adventure in this illustrated, chapter book. 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