by Malcolm Mitchell, illustrated by Michael Robertson - £6.99 Scholastic (2021)
paperback ISBN 13: 9780702307287 | ISBN 10: 0702307289
What’s your favourite story? Join Henley in his search for his in this wonderfully fun picture book! From Super Bowl champion and literacy crusader Malcolm Mitchell comes an exciting new story that shows even reluctant readers that there is a book out there for everyone!
Meet Henley, an all-around good kid, who hates to read. When he’s supposed to be reading, he would rather do anything else. But one day, he gets the scariest homework assignment in the world: find your favourite book to share with the class tomorrow. How can Henley find a story that speaks to everything inside of him?
Malcolm Mitchell, bestselling author of The Magician’s Hat and Super Bowl champion, pulls from his own literary triumph to deliver a fun and empowering picture book for readers of all abilities.
Through his advocacy and his books, Malcolm imparts the important message that every story has the potential to become a favourite.
With a lovely message about reading at its core, this is the perfect book for children having trouble approaching reading.
Recommended for readers aged 3+
(Price & availability last checked: March 2022)
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