Unformatted text preview: by Nancy Carlson. The pictures are simplistic, the words are easy to understand, but the meaning of liking yourself and having confidence in that is continuous throughout the story. The characters most often are animals that are telling the story. I am not sure why that is, but the stories that I am drawn to are animal-narrated. Themes often are about being happy with who you are, your family, and enjoying the little things in life. There are some exceptions to my usual stories. I also like to read Shel Silverstein poems to children. They’re funny and thought-provoking at the same time. They have also stood the test of time in their relatability to different generations....
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- Fall '07
- Meaning of life, Shel Silverstein, Joyce McHenry, Nancy Carlson, EDU291 Pam Schoenfeld, Pam Schoenfeld