Upcoming Release – June 14, 2011
This book is a humorus account of Zelly and her parents. She really wants a dog and her parents do not want the inconvenience of having a pet around, so she makes herself one out of an old orange juice container to show her parents how responsible she could be. It is a realistic look at family life and the dynamics between releatives.
Review by Angela Pratt, Hillsdale Elem. Media Center
Interest Level: Grades 3-6
When Life Gives You O.J.
Written by Erica S. Perl
Knopf Books for Young Readers
Release Date: June 14, 2011