Teaching the Book - "STUCK"Who doesn't love Oliver Jeffers, illustrator extraordinaire and maker of favorite children's books? This season, he's back with another treat: Stuck, an absurdly funny "tale of trying to solve a problem by throwing things at it." (I mean, come on, who hasn't done this before?)
And as with all of Jeffers' books, buried in his childlike illustrations and light-hearted storytelling is a deeper metaphor for the blessings and curses of the human condition. This is a great discussion topic.
A cute art activity: