Archive for August, 2008

Little Audrey

White, Ruth.  Little Audrey.  New York:  Farrar Straus Giroux.  2008.  ISBN:  9780374345808.      Ruth White shares a tender autobiographical story of growing up in Appalachia in the 1940’s.  Told from the point of view of her sister, Audrey, 11 about a pivotal spring in the lives of her family.  Audrey is a lovable, skinny big […]

Allie Finkle’s Rules for Girls, Book 1: Moving Day

Cabot, Meg. Allie Finkle’s Rules for Girls, Book 1: Moving Day.  New York: Scholastic. 2008.  ISBN:  9780545039475. Allie Finkle’s parents break some really big news:  her family is moving!  Fourth grader Allie isn’t so sure this is will be a good thing.  What about her best friend, Mary Kay, or her teacher, Ms. Myers at Walnut […]

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