Let's hear it for Almigal

Wendy Kupfer

Book - 2012

Meet Almigal, a spunky little girl with a BIG personality who's determined to hear "every single sound in the whole entire universe!" That includes ... her friend Isabella's baby brother's funny giggle, the robins singing outside her bedroom window, the soft Swan Song Madam plays during ballet class, and especially her friend Chloe's teeny-tiny voice. But most of all, Almigal wants to hear her Mommy and Daddy whisper, "We love you, Almigal!" when they tuck... her into bed at night. Almigal's spirit and her cotton-candy pink cochlear implants will have everyone shouting, "Let's hear it for Almigal!"

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Subjects
Genres
Picture books
Published
Delray Beach, Fl. : Handfinger Press c2012.
Language
English
Physical Description
1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 29 cm
ISBN
9780983829409
0983829403
Main Author
Wendy Kupfer (-)
Review by Publisher Summary 1

Tells the story of Almigal, a girl who receives a cochlear implant and can finally hear all the things she wished she could, including her parents whispering "We love you, Almigal."

Review by Publisher Summary 2

Mom's Choice Gold Award Winner for Values and Life Lessons

This fun and original picture book introduces Almigal, a spunky little girl with hearing loss who is now determined to hear every single sound in the universe thanks to her new cotton candy pink cochlear implants. These sounds include a baby’s funny giggle, the robin’s chirps outside the window, the soft song played during ballet class, and especially her best friend Chloe’s teeny-tiny voice. But most of all, Almigal wants to hear her parents whisper to her when they tuck her into bed every night. Almigal’s spirit will have both children and parents alike rooting for her, while the story delivers a positive message about accepting and celebrating differences.