Rebecca’s pick: Errol and His Extraordinary Nose, by David Conway
Young readers will love this story of a misunderstood elephant in search of a talent for the Acacia Tree School talent show. While juggling and dancing don’t quite work for the clumsy elephant, Errol is assured that everyone has a talent. Errol soon realizes that his own trunk is just what he needs: with it, he can pick up objects, snorkel, and create a sound and light show! The competition is fierce: a colorful chameleon duet, a meerkat orchestra, and a disappearing zebra! Read on to find out just how extraordinary Errol really is!
Errol and His Extraordinary Nose, by David Conway, illustrated by Robert Angaramo, Holiday House, $16.95 (ages 3-6)