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Thursday, September 24, 2009

Book Review: A Horse of Course by Shari Lyle-Soffe


Good Thursday to all you book fans. Zebee here. Today’s story made all of us here at the V Zoo laugh when our boss Joy read it to us. It made us think what it would be like to live . . . Let’s see what Joy’s review says about the story.

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“A Horse of Course” is a fun romp through a child’s imagination of what it would be like to have a horse for a pet. It’s Aaron’s birthday and Grandpa Roy gives him a horse for a present. Aaron is very happy and decides to name him Horace. When asked where Horace will live, Aaron says “With me of course,” and so begins a wild and often messy adventure.

Shari has brought to life what it would be like to have a horse live with you as if they were a cat, dog or another child. The hilarious turn of events is sure to have any child laughing. Eugene Ruble’s illustrations are whimsical and give Horace his loveable personality.
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Where can you pick up your copy of this and other books by Shari Lyle-Soffe?
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Most of us agreed, we’d like to visit someone’s home, but we really like living her at the V Zoo. So, can we come to YOUR house for a day or two?
See you back here Sunday with more zoo news.
posted by Zebee aka Joy Delgado
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5 comments:

Beth Bence Reinke said...

Sounds like a really cute book!

Donna M. McDine said...

Great review! I've read Shari's book and it's terrific.

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Cheryl said...

Great review! I've read this book and I laughed my tail feathers off.

Cheryl

Margot Finke said...

Your book tickled my fancy, Shari. It sounds just what a child would love to read. Great review!!

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Joy said...

Thanks everyone for stopping in.
Beth, it's a great story for kids of all ages.
Donna, Margot,and Cheryl, Shari really has a way with weaving a tale.

Joy