Welcome to Day 4 of 365 Days of Children’s Books!
I’m sharing a favorite book of ours each day of the 2016 year, including weekends. So bookmark this series for some fresh reading ideas!
I am not sure that you could have a list of most beloved children’s books and not have a book about Alexander! He has added a lot of humor to our reading time throughout the years!
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Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day
Author: Judith Viorst
As you can guess from the title, Alexander is not having a great day by any stretch of the imagination.
He gets gum in his hair, he didn’t have a toy in his breakfast cereal box, and there were lima beans for dinner.
The tone of this book is just hilarious to my children and me! Everyone has the occasional bad day, and this is a great reminder that even 5 year old’s do too!
Alexander is so fun to read because he is just a fabulously relatable kid. Whether young or old, we all have those days where a million seemingly innocent things go wrong, yet all of them combined equal a horrendous day!
Pull this book out any time, but especially on those days someone has a case of the grumps and a bit of comic relief is needed.
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