book blogWho Will Love This Book: This is a great book for kids who are in school or are about to start! Chrysanthemum loves her name at first. However, when she starts school, the other kids make fun of her for having such a long name and being named after a flower. It isn’t until she learns her favorite teacher also has a long name and is named after a flower that she begins to lover her name again.

Learning Opportunity: This is a great book to talk about bullying and not letting other people’s words stop you from loving something about yourself.