Book Review: ‘Twas The Night Before Thanksgiving by Dav Pilkey

Today’s Thanksgiving book review is ‘Twas The Night Before Thanksgiving by Dav Pilkey. Here’s what it’s about: The incomparable Dav Pilkey adapts Clement Moore’s classic Christmas poem to tell his wacky Thanksgiving tale. The day before Thanksgiving, eight boys and girls take a field trip to a turkey farm. They have fun playing with eight exuberant turkeys but are shocked to learn that Farmer Mack Nuggett plans to kill all the turkeys for Thanksgiving dinners. … Read more

Book Review: Pick a Pumpkin, Mrs. Millie! by Judy Cox

Today’s Halloween book review is Pick a pumpkin, Mrs. Millie! by Judy Cox. Here’s what it’s about: Silly Mrs. Millie is at it again. In the fall, she takes her kindergartners on a class trip to pick pumpkins for their harvest party. The class has fun guessing the meanings of their favorite teacher’s nonsense words. They go on a dragon (wagon) ride, pet the boats (goats), and drink apple spider(cider). Coupled with hilarious artwork in … Read more

Book Review: Horrible Harry at Halloween by Suzy Kline

Today’s book is Horrible Harry at Halloween by Suzy Kline. Here’s what it’s about: Horrible Harry and his classmates all love Halloween. Everyone wears a costume to school-even Miss Mackle. Every Halloween Harry shocks his classmates with his scary costume. In kindergarten he was a bloody Count Dracula, in first grade he was the Loch Ness Monster, and in second grade he was a slithering snake. So everyone in Room 3B can’t wait to see … Read more