A Strange Day

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Boyds Mills Press, 2007 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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Jack is moping about the house, waiting for a letter that will tell him whether he won the drawing contest.  When he finally hears someone opening the mailbox, he rushes outside so fast that he doesn't even notice what a windy day it is.  All he know is that he has not heard from the contest.  the only thing in the mailbox is a letter from his aunt in Morocco. Jack strolls through town, brooding about his bad luck and paying no attention to anything around him.  But a lot is going on.  Jack won't know until later what a strange day it has been.


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User Review  - kmetca1 - LibraryThing

I like this story because the illustrations are so interesting. The story has an unexpected plot, but for me the illustrations steal the show. The writing is well paced throughout the story. The plot ... Read full review

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User Review  - sconne7 - LibraryThing

I enjoyed reading this book because the illustrations were great and the story line is relatable for children. Jack enters an art contest and thinks he did not when when he actually did. However ... Read full review

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