Uncle Willie &
the Soup Kitchen

by DyAnne Disalvo Ryan

A straightforward fictional view of an urban soup kitchen, as observed by a boy visiting it with his `Uncle Willie,' who works there every day. The difficult lives of those fed (including children)--as well as the friendly, non-intrusive attitude of the kitchen workers toward them--are presented sensitively but without sentimentality.

Reading Levels
Interest Age:  K-Gr. 2                 DRA Level:  30                  Lexile Measure:  450L
Grade Level Equiv:  3.1           
Guided Reading:  N

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