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Kindergarten student at Andrews publishes book

Christian Graves, a kindergarten student at Andrews PreK-8 School, is not your ordinary kindergarten student.  On Dec. 16, which just happened to be his birthday, he read his recently published book, Being 5, to his fellow students during an assembly.  He also informed the audience that “now I am six.”

The assembly kicked off with an in-house video featuring the five-year-olds at Andrews.  Students were very excited to see themselves and their friends in the presentation.

Christian was introduced by his father and, with much confidence and a robust voice, read the book to his fellow students.  He also sang a song about his book and being five.

In addition to writing, Christian said he likes all subjects at school, music, football, basketball, and hockey.  He said really likes the super hero, The Incredible Hulk.

When asked what his favorite part of the book is, Christian said, it is the line that says, “Do I give up all my toys?”

Christian has two very talented brothers – Daminic, a fourth grader who writes his own comic books, and Demetress, a seventh grader who likes photography.

You may purchase Being 5 on Amazon.com.  His book has already reached #6 on the bestseller list for children.



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