Grade 4

Theme 2: American Stories

A Very Important Day

A Very Important Day by Maggie Rugg Herold

HarperCollins

Meet the Author

After Maggie Rugg Herold finished college in Ohio, she saved money to travel overseas to Jordan, Turkey, and Greece. She calls these travels "an eye-opening experience" because she learned firsthand about cultures very different from her own.

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