It’s moving day, and five-year-old Oliver is excited for the adventure ahead. He is full of questions as, along with big sister Edith, Mommy, and Daddy, Oliver moves from The Big City to The Country.
He has never been to The Country and has only seen pictures in his books. What will it be like? Where will they live? Will there be lots of people and tall buildings? Join Oliver and his family as they wave goodbye to The Big City and journey through the suburbs and into The Country. Will Oliver have his questions answered? Read along and find out!
My thoughts: This little picture book is darling! I thought that Vicky did an excellent job of writing about Oliver's fears of moving to a new place in a way that young children can understand and appreciate. This is an excellent book to pick up if you are moving, but also if your child is dealing with change of any sort. It's a great short story to open up discussion with your children. We have enjoyed this book!
I received this book from Celebrate Lit. This is my honest review.
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About the Author
Vicky Sluiter has had a passion for reading since she was four years old. She started with the back of cereal boxes and moved on to everything else, including books, magazines, and t shirts. As a wife and mom, gramma to five boys, and the proud owner of a bearded dragon named Elliott, she has learned what boys like Oliver want to read. You can follow Vicky’s blog and book reviews at vickysluiter.com.
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Thank you so much for your kind review. I'm so glad your family has enjoyed meeting Oliver!ReplyDelete
My grandson will love this.ReplyDelete