Friday, August 5, 2011

Nominee #13: Rain School by Rumford

Rain School 
by James Rumford

It is the first day of school in Chad, Africa. Children are filling the road.

"Will they give us a notebook?" Thomas asks.
"Will they give us a pencil?”
"Will I learn to read?"

But when he and the other children arrive at the schoolyard, they find no classroom, no desks. Just a teacher. "We will build our school," she says. "This is our first lesson."

(taken from book jacket)

13 books revealed, 2 books to go.
The remaining nominees for 15 Books 2011-2012 will continue to be revealed on this blog. 

There will also be some giveaways coming up after all the books have been revealed, so stay tuned!

Want to know more? Interested in joining us?
Follow this blog, and continue reading here.

No comments:

Post a Comment