Donovan's Big Day
Even though this is a kid's book, the theme reminds me of the former chef at my job, who is a lesbian and a mean-ass bully. She would always snitch on me each time I'd accidentally hurt one of the dogs. This was 3 years ago. Hence, I became a houseman. POW!
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Hello, friends! Our book today is Donovan’s Big Day, written by Lesléa Newman and illustrated by Mike Dutton, a sweet story of a little boy and his very important day.
Donovan’s day is starting, and because it is a very special day, he has a million things to remember and do. When Grandpa comes to wake him, he must remember not to nestle under the covers and fall back asleep. When breakfast is s ...more
The illustrations, however, were much better in this one than in Heather has Two Mommies.
Tricycle Press, 2011, 32 pages
One morning, as Donovan wakes up, he remembers that today is going to be a big day and he has an important roll to play in it. But first, he has a lot to do to get ready. Get up on time, feed the dog, each breakfast, wash, brush his teeth, and carefully put on his new pants, his new shirt, his new jacket, and his new shoes. Then, he must put a very important little box in his pocket for later. Next, a dri ...more
Newman's text is simplistic and flows rather well. One can feel the joy and excitement of a wedding through the eyes of Donovan who takes his responsibilities as ...more
Donovan knows today is a big day. He has to make everything perfect. Wash his face, Comb his hair, don't make a mess! And say hello to a lot of people.
Today is the day that his moms are getting married! And he simply has to kiss the brides.
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She has received many literary awards including Poetry Fellowships from the Massachusetts Artists Fellowship Foundation and th ...more