Nate reminds me of your typically pre teen and teen (yes I am stereotyping here, and no I probably shouldn’t be), looking a little crazy in the school picture (not from lack of trying to look ‘normal’), driving teachers a little exasperated and denying he is on a date (it was the only seat left…really it was).
With beds flying out the window and into the sky, with lions and sheep, and angelic singing your imagination will be taken on a journey like no other.
What I love about these books are that they are popular again, it is always wonderful to see books that I read as a child being enjoyed by a new generation of children.
The event was magical, with people young and old dressed up for the occasion, taking part in trivia and a butterbeer stall.
“In a land of long grasses, where small insects crawl, lived a strange little bug, with no name at all. What creature are you ? the other bugs asked, but the bug didn’t know, and the others walked past.”
Rest in Peace Dick Bruna…Miffy will continue to live on in all through many more generations to come.