Georgette is new to the country. She is starting the fifth grade and does not speak any English. She is trying to participate and make friends in class, but it is not going well. No one speaks her language. However, she is determined and eager to show everyone that she is not lazy, she just doesn't understand. Follow Georgette as she fights through her fears and fumbles with her words on her journey to learn English and make friends.
By: Gina Paul, D G (Illustrator)
Publisher: I Am Not Being Lazy, I Just Don't Understand
Publication Date: June 24, 2020