Tuesday, September 15, 2009
Look at Lucy! by Ilene Cooper
Cooper, Ilene, Look at Lucy! Random House Books, 2009. pgs. 102. Language: G, Violence: G, Sexual Content: G
Bobby loves his beagle, Lucy. She’s a terrific dog and a great friend. When a local pet store has a contest to choose the next spokespet, he gets all excited and enters. He soon finds out, however, that he has to be in the commercial, too! Things get even worse, though, when his teacher announces that everyone has to do oral reports this year in front of the whole class! Will Bobby get over his stage fright in time for the contest? Will he survive his oral reports? This story is fun to read and Lucy is a dog that you can’t help but love. Animal lovers who are just getting into chapter books will enjoy reading this book. EL(2-3) OPTIONAL. Reviewer: Kira- Youth Services Librarian, HUN Public Library.