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Here is what I read this week.
Click on the titles to go to the book on Goodreads.com.
Elsie's Bird by Jane Yolen
Really sweet book about a single father and his daughter that moved to Nebraska to become homesteaders.
Find a Cow Now by Janet Stevens
Cute story about a herding dog that
needs to find a cows to herd,
but doesn't know what a cow is.
Spuds by Karen Hesse
Nice picture book about a family with a hard-working single mom and her 3 children. The children try to help mom by picking potatoes at a field that doesn't belong to them.
by Matthea Harvey
Just silly and adorable!
by Devin Scillian
Very funny. About a goldfish who gets many new tenants to his bowl, which becomes too crowded. I read this to my daughters 5th grade class and they really liked it.
Binky The Space Cat by Ashley Spires
My first Binky book. Very simple writing with
entertaining pictures. Cat lovers would enjoy this book.
Middle Grade Book
The 13-Story Treehouse by Andy Griffiths
A US adaptation of an Australian book.
Extremely silly, quick to read.
Click here for my Goodreads review.
Young Adult Novel
Far Far Away by Tom McNeal
Interesting YA novel.
Click here to read my review on Goodreads.
by High Lofting
Splendors and Glooms by Laura Amy Schlitz
Hide and Seek by Kate Messner
What Are You Reading?
Check out my review of Genie Wishes by Elisabeth Dahl here.