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By Eve Bunting Ted Lewin | Comments: ( 675 ) | Date: ( Nov 19, 2019 )

Farah feels alone, even when surrounded by her classmates She listens and nods but doesn t speak It s hard being the new kid in school, especially when you re from another country and don t know the language Then, on a field trip to an apple orchard, Farah discovers there are lots of things that sound the same as they did at home, from dogs crunching their food to the rFarah feels alone, even when surrounded by her classmates She listens and nods but doesn t speak It s hard being the new kid in school, especially when you re from another country and don t know the language Then, on a field trip to an apple orchard, Farah discovers there are lots of things that sound the same as they did at home, from dogs crunching their food to the ripple of friendly laughter As she helps the class make apple cider, Farah connects with the other students and begins to feel that she belongs.Ted Lewin s gorgeous sun drenched paintings and Eve Bunting s sensitive text immediately put the reader into another child s shoes in this timely story of a young Muslim immigrant.


  • Title: One Green Apple
  • Author: Eve Bunting Ted Lewin
  • ISBN: 9780618434770
  • Page: 491
  • Format: Hardcover

About Author:

Eve Bunting Ted Lewin

Also known as Evelyn Bolton and A.E Bunting.Anne Evelyn Bunting, better known as Eve Bunting, is an author with than 250 books Her books are diverse in age groups, from picture books to chapter books, and topic, ranging from Thanksgiving to riots in Los Angeles Eve Bunting has won several awards for her works.Bunting went to school in Ireland and grew up with storytelling In Ireland, There used to be Shanachies the shanachie was a storyteller who went from house to house telling his tales of ghosts and fairies, of old Irish heroes and battles still to be won Maybe I m a bit of a Shanchie myself, telling stories to anyone who will listen This storytelling began as an inspiration for Bunting and continues with her work.In 1958, Bunting moved to the United States with her husband and three children A few years later, Bunting enrolled in a community college writing course She felt the desire to write about her heritage Bunting has taught writing classes at UCLA She now lives in Pasadena, California.



Comments One Green Apple

  • Leslie Lopez

    One green apple is a childrens book about a young girl who ia new to a country and goes to s new school but she is very shy. She feels like the outcast in her new school but after a field trip to a apple picking she makes friends and gets rid of her shyness. I think this book is intended from grades 3rd-5th because it’s a childrens book and it may be easier for 3rd graders to read. It may also catch their attention more because it has a pictures. I think it’s also intended for 5th graders be [...]


  • Hector Gutierrez

    Beautiful book and story. This book reminded me of myself when I came to this country and I didn't know English, I can totally relate to Farrah, and I have like 5 foreign students that would be identified as well. Its a wonderful story, I would introduce this in class tp introduce immigration, differences, and accepytance


  • Mississippi Library Commission

    Beautiful illustrations paired with beautiful text--you can't go wrong with this picture book aimed at 1-4 graders. It explores themes of isolation and belonging when Farah, the new girl at school who speaks no English, goes on a field trip with the rest of her class. Highly recommended.


  • Elisabeth

    I love Eve Bunting.My mom's a retired school librarian and she adores the Fay B. Kaigler Children's Book Festival. She's been most every year since she moved back to Mississippi 25 years ago. There are several book awards, one of them being the University of Southern Mississippi Medallion. It honors "distinguished service in the field of children's literature" and covers the authors' entire bodies of works. Eve Bunting won in 2007 and mom was hooked. She bought all the Bunting books. This was on [...]


  • Jenny

    Farah is new to this school and new to this country when her class goes on a field trip to an apple orchard. She is in the silent stage, listening and internalizing some words but unwilling to speak aloud. A girl in her class, Anna, sits next to her and introduces herself. On the field trip, Farah discovers that while the language is different and many elements of the culture are different, many things are the same. Dogs make the same sounds as they run and crunch on apples. Laughter sounds the [...]


  • Irina

    Awesome book. Reminded me of when I came to the US and didn't know any English.


  • Ryan Curran

    One Green Apple Introduction In life , you will go through tough times such as loss, moving , and much more. In the text One Green Apple, By Eve Bunting, there is a girl named Farah . Farah goes through tough times and learns the many effects of change. Some more people who learn the effects of change are , her classmates, and her teachernguage One reason Farah learns the effects of change , is because of her differentlanguage. For example, in the text it says '' Tomorrow I will go to the class [...]


  • Collin

    One Green AppleIn life people can go through tough changes. In "One Green Apple " a girl named Farah has to move to a new country called America. Se doesn't like America at first but eventually comes through and likes it and sees that different is a good. In "One Green Apple"different is a good unique. This is true for Farah, for Farah's class, and for society. Farah thinks that it is odd that boys and girls sit by each other. This is odd because in her country boys went to one school, girls wen [...]


  • Karson Bilgo

    In life everyone faces tough times.Some people go through tough times when they have to move away, when their friends or family dies, or other things like that.How they deal with those troubles is what makes a difference. In "One Green Apple" by Eve Bunting Farah goes through tough times because she has to move away out of her country, learn a new language, and has to try to fit in. In"One Green Apple" Farah goes through tough times learning a new language. It shows this throughout the story by [...]


  • Alex V.

    One Green Apple Life can be hard when you have to move from your home country, but when you're a kid it's even harder. In the story "One Green Apple" by Eve Bunting, Farah moves away and feels left out. "One Green Apple" teaches us that if you feel left out and different , there is always a way you will fit in. This is true for Farah, the one green apple, and sociateys view. Farah feels left out and lonely from everyone else, but eventually she fits in with everyone else. Here are some places wh [...]


  • L12_tomj

    "One Green Apple" by Eve Bunting tells the story of Middle Eastern student's attempts at understanding American social customs, language, and interpreting school experiences on a field trip. This book seems tailor made for the classroom. The drawings by Ted Lewin have water color soft brush sunny look to each page, but the depictions seem more intended to convey a reality to Farah, our protagonist's, experiences with her school peers. Farah is on a school trip to pick apples, and we see how chil [...]


  • Macy

    In life ,people show kindness. In "One Green Apple"by Eve Bunting kindness is shown,to a girl named Farrah,who is new to our country because,her friends understand what she is going through. The characters that you will see is Farrah,her friends,and her teacher. In One Green Apple kindness is shown through Farrah. Because in the beginning of the story,the girl who sat next to he smile in a calm and nice way. In the middle a different girl her count in english through the tough time of speaking e [...]


  • Erin Reilly-Sanders

    As usual, I am a huge fan of Ted Lewin's watercolors. In this case, they are specific enough to show that the story is "real" but gentle enough to match Eve Bunting's vague omission of the name of Farah's home country in the text, giving the story a more universal air. I also that Lewin's illustration of Farah, likely painted in reference to a model in photograph, seems authentic, rather than a collection of stereotypes to convey the idea of a female Arabic child. Despite the lack of ink or penc [...]


  • Mark

    The short story “One Green Apple” written by Eve Bunting is about a foreign girl who struggles in a new country that she has just moved to and doesn't understand English. In the new school when they take a trip she makes two new friends as they go pick apples to make apple cider and she is happy that she made those two new friends. I think this book is best suited for 1st and 2nd graders because at that age they need to learn to help people fit in with everyone else. A parent might choose th [...]


  • Iqrah

    "One Green Apple"is about an immigrant girl, Farah, who does not speak a word of English. This language barrier and her different appearance leaves her feeling alone, even among children her own age. Her class takes a field trip down to an apple orchard where they make cider. Farah picks a green apple, while all the others have picked red apples. When they all put their apples in the processor to make the cider, Farah realizes that her green apple has blended in with everyone's red apple, giving [...]


  • Juso

    "One Green Apple" is a warm and touching story about a little girl named Farah and her experiences as she makes a transition from her Muslim to America. It is the second day of school and Farah and her classmates take a trip to an apple farm. Farah speaks no English and feels alone. She is the only one that wears a dupatta. She is surprised that boys and girls can sit together in her new country. On the way to the farm, some of the students make Farah feel alone because they laugh at her. At the [...]


  • Christy

    Farah feels alone, even when surrounded by her classmates. She listens and nods but doesn’t speak. It’s hard being the new kid in school, especially when you’re from another country and don’t know the language. Then, on a field trip to an apple orchard, Farah discovers there are lots of things that sound the same as they did at home, from dogs crunching their food to the r. Farah feels alone, even when surrounded by her classmates. She listens and nods but doesn’t speak. It’s hard be [...]


  • Alex T

    In the story One Green Apple Farah feels what it is to be an outsider. This is demonstrated because people were laughing at her, things are new for Farah , and think of the positives in life. My first reason is that people were laughing at her. She did not care if people were laughing at her. Farah did not understand why they were laughing at her. She ignored the people that were laughing. My second reason is things are new for Farah. She does not speak eglish . She wears a khimar and the other [...]


  • Francine Luna

    "One Green Apple" is about a forgein girl named Farrah that moved to the United States and wants to fit in with some students at a fieldtrip. She didn't know how to speak their language, which is English, but she can understand them. She wanted to fit it so she wouldn't feel so different. Even though she couldn't understand them she knew they were being friendly, and wanted to accept her as a friend. I recommend this book to be a children's book because it has such a interesting story to it, it [...]


  • NS - Cami Houston

    Simple, yet this book is moving, and able to reach deeply into the emotions and help one understand the small, fragile girl who feels tiny inside herself. Just arriving to this country, Farah wants to come outside of herself and connect, but she has several barriers. One; her dupatta causes her to stand out from her peers, and two; her language barriers keep her apart except for her classmate Anna, who reaches into Farah's frightened and tiny self to welcome her. Again, in this book the illustra [...]


  • Marta

    The problem with this book is its veiled ostracism. The story of a girl who finds a different apple than other children, which is received with dismay and surprise, ends with the girl's "blending in" with her immediate surroundings. Assimilation, however, very often leads to cultural effacement of the culture of "the other." The book only proffesses to tackle pertinent racial issues, in reality, however, it perpetuates discrimination. The story underscores the girl's otherness and instead of emb [...]


  • Francisco Gutierrez

    In the story “One Green Apple” by Eve bunting is about Ferah student in a new country. I really enjoy this book because it shows that it’s not easy to make new friends when you can’t speak their language and the way they dress. Take me for an example I can relate to her because the fact that I couldn’t speak they language or understand what they say when I bearly came to the United States. So it’s not that easy to make friends at first but then we will. This particular book I would r [...]


  • The Reading Countess

    Eve Bunting's name hopped out at me at Half Price Books today, and I plucked this one out of the overstocked shelves never having heard of it at all. I'm so glad that I did! Immigration is a central focus that winds its way throughout our year in my fourth grade language arts class and this one will fit in nicely. Farrah discovers she has a voice in her new country and tries out her "outside-myself word" for the first time on a field trip. She sees that she is no different than her peers, which [...]


  • Mary Lee

    How have I missed this book until now? Eve Bunting is amazing.


  • Laura Leonard

    A glimpse into an immigrant girl's first school day in her new American school.


  • Nikita

    Moving isn’t easy, especially when it comes to fitting in. Although you might come from a mere different country, people will treat you like an alien, because fitting is easier said than done. I remember when I went to my first day in a new preschool, and I was worried if I wouldn’t be liked. In the end, there were some people that welcomed me, but some left me out, and barely noticed I was there. The narrative “One Green Apple”, by Eve Bunting, is a story about a girl named Farrah, who [...]


  • Rohan

    In life, when people move to a new country, they often feel lost or lonely. Being the new kid can’t always be the best feeling, but they eventually learn to adapt with it. In the story ”One Green Apple” by Eve Bunting, the objects or people teach us to blend in and overcome differences with others. This is shown through the green apple, Farah’s classmates, and most importantly, Farah.One way the story teaches us to blend in is with the green apple. The green apple is sort of an example f [...]


  • Vamekha

    One Green Apple The story One Green Apple by the author Eve Bunting shows us ways of kindness we can show to new people to please them. People move to new places everyday. They still think about their old life while they are going to begin a new life which they are going to be living in. The same case with Farah who is a new girl in a new school in a new country. But it won’t be like that forever. The character Anna in the story tries to change Farah to the new world which is her future world [...]


  • Jiya

    In life, we must try to change our behavior for the better. The story, One Green Apple by Eve Bunting, is about a girl named Farrah who has just moved from another country and doesn’t know how to speak English. The story, One Green Apple is about the change in people’s behavior. This is shown in Farah’s classmates, in Farah when she picks her apple, and when she says her first English word.In the story, Farah is a shy girl who is very observative. She notices how some people don’t look v [...]


  • Noya

    “One Green Apple” by Eve Bunting It’s hard to be new, especially when you don’t know the language; people think they are better than you just because you are new to that place. In the story “One Green Apple” by Eve Bunting, Ferah is new to school therefore the other don’t like her. Just a few kids are kind to Ferah, including Anna. Anna is a loving person because she doesn’t care that Ferah is new to school and that Ferah is from a place where people that live there are “bad” [...]


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