Brave Irene is an amazing story. William Steig tells the story of a brave girl who is determined to help her mother complete her mission of getting the dress to the duchess. Irene battles her emotions, all while trying to survive in a snow storm.
This is a great book for kids to read. Kids can learn that it is good to be brave and keep your promises to others. We should never give up on our goals, no matter how hard it is to accomplish them. This is a short book and can be read in one sitting. This is a great read aloud or independent read for most 2-5 students.