King of the playground

Topics: friendship, bullying, emotional literacy.


Kevin loves to go to the playground, but not when Sammy is there. Sammy, who boasts that he is King of the Playground, is there most of the time. If he catches Kevin on the swings or the slide or the monkey bars, Sammy says, he will do awful, terrible things to him. A book about friendship and bullying.

Ages: 4 to 8 years.

Naylor, Phyllis. King of the playground. New York: Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 1994.
ISBN: 9780689718021