The benefits of being an octopus by Ann Braden is an inspiring book that examines poverty, domestic violence, gun ownership, challenging stereotypes and finding the inner strength to deal with challenging situation.
Delve into the book trailer or the graphic book review to determine if this contemporary read is one for you.
Graphic Book Review
For teachers who may be interested in using this book with classes, the Educator’s Guide is a free downloadable resource. It is explained by the author, Ann Braden in the following video.