I Don't Like to Read!

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Viking, 2007 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
12 Reviews
Henry likes most things about first gradeóexcept for reading, that is. Everyone else loves to read; classmate Tony can even read upside down! But when Henry is called on in class, he freezes. His teacher soon discovers that itís not that Henry doesnít like reading, itís that he canít. After some extra help at school and at home, Henry begins to feel more confident about words and letters. And when he and his little brother desperately want to know the ending to a new book, Henry may just save the day!

Nancy Carlsonís bibliotherapeutic story and friendly illustrations will offer struggling readers some much-needed support.

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Review: I Don't Like to Read

User Review  - Alyn - Goodreads

I have to admit I didn't like the illustrations for this book. The story itself though is good and I'm sure there are kids that can relate to it. In this book Henry is a first grader who doesn't like ... Read full review

Review: I Don't Like to Read

User Review  - Ruth Ann - Goodreads

This is the story of a first grade mouse named Henry. Though he likes to be read to at home and he enjoys story hour at school, he claims that he doesn't like to read. The teacher soon discovers that ... Read full review

About the author (2007)

Nancy Carlson has written and illustrated many beloved books for young readers. She lives with her family in Bloomington, Minnesota.

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