Today isn't a Saturday, but I've had to settle mischief in the back of the library several times today. In any case, this book review comes a day early because Saturday will be another busy day in Youth Services.
Today's book is a picture book titled:
|"I love everything about you," said the caterpillar. "Promise you will never change."|
"I promise," he said.
You may think you may know where this story is headed. The story revolves around a caterpillar and a butterfly, after all. But as the tadpole grows into a frog, and as the caterpillar transforms into a butterfly, what happens is perhaps a little more sinister, a little more true to real life.
|"Yes, but you are not my shiny black pearl. Goodbye."|
|"Excuse me," she said. "Have you seen my shiny black..."|