Henry Huggins – by Beverly Cleary (1950)

Walk into any library or bookstore these days, and you will find plenty of books that elementary-age boys will love. But back in the late 1940’s, when Beverly Cleary was a librarian, the pickings were slim. Children’s books tended to feature British boys living in palaces, living a totally different lifestyle than the average boy. … Continue reading Henry Huggins – by Beverly Cleary (1950)