Katie Fitzgerald's Reviews > Shadow Story

Shadow Story by Nancy Willard
Rate this book
Clear rating

by
2281988
My five-year-old asked me to read this story about a girl who uses her unique ability to control shadows to defeat a mysterious evil creature called the Ooboo. Both she and my three-year-old were a little bit bothered by the fact that the Ooboo seems to indiscriminately eat people, but they both also really identified with the main character and loved the story much more than I did. Personally, I think Willard wrote many books that were better than this one, even though this book does show how well she understands childhood imagination.
flag

Sign into Goodreads to see if any of your friends have read Shadow Story.
Sign In »

Reading Progress

Started Reading
March 14, 2019 – Shelved
March 14, 2019 – Shelved as: 2019
March 14, 2019 – Shelved as: format-picture-books
March 14, 2019 – Shelved as: little-bo-peep
March 14, 2019 – Shelved as: little-miss-muffet
March 14, 2019 – Shelved as: little-jumping-joan
March 14, 2019 – Finished Reading

No comments have been added yet.