Dan Bar-el: Audrey cow

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Who will be taken to Abbot s War abbatoir A plot is hatched to save her and the story is told in the form of interviews with the animals involved as well as the people There are so many topics for discussion and I hope the kids like it as much as I did My husband ead this aloud because he does fantastic narrative voices I think if I would have Femmes, si vous saviez... : 83 questions-rponses, hormones, mnopause, ostoporose read this myself it could have been a bit long winded but with different voices it had a Creature Comforts effec. Than she ever imagined With the help of a whole crew of animals and humans alike Audrey attempts to escape the farm she lives on and certain death Cleverly written as an oral account this uniue illustrated tale of an animal on theun told to camera uses over thirty.

Read this aloud to my kids ages 13 11 and 7 and it was great fun Told interview style there s lots of opportunity for voice actingif you like that kind of thing There are solid messages of hope and compassion in there too This is the third selection for a children s book club I am facilitating This was ecommended by my local branch NYPL children s librarian and it is a great choice Told from multiple points of view we learn about Audrey a Charolais cow. Audrey is a cow with poetry in her blood who yearns for the greener pastures beyond Bittersweet Farms But when Roy the horse tells this bovine dreamer that she is headed for Abbot's War the slaughter house Audrey knows that she must leave her home and friends sooner.

T and was uite enjoyable I thoroughly enjoyed eading this with my 12 year old A story similar to Charlotte s Web but written in the same vein as a VH1 Behind the Music episode it s incredibly fun to ead aloud and easy to switch character voices as they e announced at each new paragraph Both fun and endearing this was pure delight to get into during the frustrating Covid 19 uarantine This was unexpected in every possible wayI loved it Wow What a heart. Narrative voices including six humans four cows three sheep two sheep dogs one pig and a very silly ooster Full of heart and humor Audrey cow is ultimately a very human story about life and death friendship and holding on to one's dreams based or less on a true stor.

Dan Bar el is an award winning children’s author educator and storyteller His writing includes chapter books such as The Very Very Far North and Audrey cow picture books such as Not Your Typical Dragon and It's Great Being a Dad and graphic novels such as That One Spooky Night and Dog Night at the Story Zoo For the past twenty five years Dan has been working with children ages 3 to 13