Category: Children’s
Three Hens and a Peacock by Lester L. Laminack
Reading level: Ages 4-8 Hardcover: 32 pages Publisher: Peachtree Publishers (March 1, 2011) Language: English ISBN-10: 1561455644 ISBN-13: 978-1561455645

Nothing unusual ever happened on the Tuckers farm. Until the day that peacock showed up… When a glamorous visitor lands unexpectedly in their midst and begins attracting customers, three hardworking hens protest: How come we do all the hard work and he gets all the attention? To keep the peace, the wise old hound dog suggests a swap. The hens [...]

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Slippery Willie’s Stupid, Ugly Shoes by Larry Peterson
# Reading level: Ages 9-12

To be upfront, I stopped reading this book half way through. My point of contention? The use of the word stupid. Not only does Slippery Willie use it but his teacher uses it to remark on his new shoes. The story, until then wasn’t bad and the illustrations were cute, I just couldn’t get past that word. I don’t want [...]

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