Three classic books. A veterinarian who can speak to animals. A peasant's determination to stand for what he believes in. And a gorgeous look at the wonders of literacy. Expand your collection of quality literature, either to read to your young children, or for slightly older children to read to themselves. Enjoy!
Dr. Dolittle sails off to save African monkeys from an epidemic and encounters amazing animals.
Newbery Honor. The legend of William Tell as told by his 12-year-old son.
The youngest of six children — and the only girl — Raven Hannah is not big enough to help with any of the work on her family's turn-of-the-century Vermont farm. But when the winter comes, she surprises everyone by being able to read — something no one else in her family can do.