Magic Tree House
Junie B. Jones
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★ “Our narrator patiently explains to a listener how a bear rode from woods to city in a truck bed, entered the city park, found the listener’s unattended sandwich on a bench, and ate it. A spread near the story’s end begins to disclose the clearly culpable narrator’s identity in a perky pair of pointed black ears; the closing spread completes the reveal, featuring a black terrier finishing his “explanation” to a brown- skinned little girl: “I saw it all. I tried to save your sandwich. I was able …Read More >
A monthly column from retired school librarian, children’s literature expert, and First Amendment advocate Pat Scales.