Josh Funk is a software engineer and the author of books like the Lady Pancake & Sir French Toast series, the It’s Not a Fairy Tale series, the How to Code with Pearl and Pascal series, the A Story of Patience & Fortitude series, Dear Dragon, Pirasaurs!, Albie Newton, and more.
An inviting entree – Kirkus Reviews
Read Aloud Tips
Introduce the book by previewing the pictures and asking students to guess what happens next.
Before reading the book, teach the students about the New York Public Library and why it’s part of American History.
Use this book as part of a unit about the library, having the students visit their school and community library.
Like an old black-and-white movie, this companion to The Boy and the Airplane (2013) will remain charming and relevant—the old story about what you get when you give never really gets old. – Kirkus Reviews