BC: THE END
FC: Patricia Polacco | By Mallorie
1: Patricia Polacco is an author who was born in Lansing, Michigan in 1944.When she was 14 she found out she has dyslexia.Also she didn't start writing books until she was 41 years old.She is an amazing and wonderful person.
3: John Philip Duck is about a young boy who finds a duck and trains him to do many tricks. However the boy has no place to put the duck and is not allowed to take him to work. But he takes him to work anyhow and has a hard time hiding him ,sooner or later though the owner of the hotel finds him, and is upset. So he tells him to train the duck and some other ducks in a month and if they all can do tricks then, he can keep them at work. He works hard and is allowed to keep them in the end.
4: The Lemonade club is a book about a young girl who gets made fun of because of her weight.But suddenly she looses a ton of weight. She goes to the doctor and finds out that she has cancer , and is very sad.
5: Having cancer also means she will to lose all of her hair. Her friend helps her get some courage and she goes back to school. She is surprised to find out that everyone shaved their heads to make her feel better. But when everyones hair starts to grow back their teachers dosen't. Then they find out their teacher has cancer and the rest of the story is about how they help their teacher feel better.
7: Thunder Cake is about a girl and her grandmother and her trying to over come fears.She does this by going outside and getting flour from the dark shed and milking kick cow when a terrible storm is about to come. But in the end they get all the ingredients before the storm comes and they make Thunder cake.
9: The book Rechenka's eggs is about a grandmother who paints eggs every year for a contest. One day she finds a goose and brings it to her house, because it's hurt. . But then the goose wrecks all the eggs and there is no time to make more eggs for the contest, but the next morning the grandmother finds more pretty eggs that even she could decorate.And Rechenka layed them. The next day she takes them to the contest and wins and has a wonderful time.