Same, Same But Different

Jenny Sue Kostecki-Shaw
Elliot lives in America, and Kailash lives in India. They are pen pals. By exchanging letters and pictures, they learn that they both love to climb trees, have pets, and go to school. Their worlds might look different, but they are actually similar. Same, same. But different! Through an inviting point-of-view and colorful, vivid illustrations, this story shows how two boys living oceans apart can be the best of friends.

Reviews

Reviewed: 2020-11-16

A great book to show children you can be friends with other children no matter how different they are, they can still have things in common.

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@autumnleigh
#samesamebutdiffe... is an amazing book about two pen pals learning about how they live and their differences and similarities.
@aliciareid
#samesamebutdiffe. The book highlights the diversity though a positive approach to differences. children can connect with different cultures
@mendozaangie
#samesamebutdiffe... children will be able to identify the similarities and differences. activity talk similarities and differences we have
@trishaso
#samesamebutdiffe..This book is a great read because its about two kids in different countries being friends and learning about each other.
@raycalem14
#samesamebutdiffe... I love this book. It shows that though you may do things different that they can be the same and we are the same
@nakoshalovelady
#samesamebutdiffe colorful, eloquent illustrations, this narrative shows how two boys living oceans apart can be the best of
@kyleebookhout
#samesamebutdiffe... This book is about 2 boys from different countries that realize they are the same in some ways & differents in others.
@wlamother
#samesamebutdiffe... a best read for all ages because adults sometimes forget we are all the same we just have different ways
@simmonsanastas
#samesamebutdiffe... I choose this book because I love how the author promoted that everyone is the name even though we are different.
@aavayac1
#samesamebutdiffe... This book really promotes the differences in culture and, how despite that we are still the same. I love this book
@murissarotz
#samesamebutdiffe... It is amazing that 2 boys who live very different lives end up connecting and having similarities.
@destinykreading
#samesamebutdiffe... love how they are from different countries but so many things in common. "live in 2 different worlds, or do we?"
@sooeyb
#samesamebutdiffe... a great book about people of diversity, but at the same time having similarities. Children are different, but same
@chriseb
#samesamebutdiffe... Great story that shares about 2 friends from different places in the world connect through letters and share their life
@azaushny
Celebrate differences in #samesamebutdiffe... Follow two friends in their journey to learn more about each other while miles apart!