Everybody's Favorite Book

Children's Book and Media Review, Apr 2019

A hero named Bob is introduced. He has all the qualities required to be a hero: proper attire to fight in space and the stealth moves of a ninja. A villain of equal caliber is then introduced onto the scene. The story includes a little bit of something to satisfy every reader’s taste, including a pink princess, complex vocabulary words, and a slew of characters seen in major story plot lines. Chaos ensues, but a happy ending is delivered to remain true to everybody’s favorite book.

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Everybody's Favorite Book

Ever ybody 's Favorite Book Nan Rao Follow this and additional works at: https://scholarsarchive.byu.edu/cbmr BYU ScholarsArchive Citation Rao, Nan () "Everybody's Favorite Book," Children's Book and Media Review: Vol. 40 : Iss. 1 , Article 24. Available at: https://scholarsarchive.byu.edu/cbmr/vol40/iss1/24 Author Mike Allegra Illustrator Clair Almon Reviewer Nan Rao Rating Excellent Level Toddler, Preschool Pages 40 Year 2018 Publisher Imprint ISBN 9781250132765 Book Review Everybody?s Favorite Book A hero named Bob is introduced. He has all the qualities required to be a hero: proper attire to fight in space and the stealth moves of a ninja. A villain of equal caliber is then introduced onto the scene. The story includes a little bit of something to satisfy every reader?s taste, including a pink princess, complex vocabulary words, and a slew of characters seen in major story plot lines. Chaos ensues, but a happy ending is delivered to remain true to everybody?s favorite book. This book is not a stereotypical hero-fights-villain story. It starts with the introduction of a silly hero who seemingly possesses all the qualities of everyone?s favorite heroes and goes on to incorporate a slew of characters and concepts that appeals to every reader?s taste. The author creates a plot line that seems chaotic yet funny and clever. The colorful and silly illustrations pair perfectly with the writing to deliver pages of fun content. It is a book that can bring out giggles from children and adults of all ages.


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