Book review: Shark Detective!, by Jessica Olien

Olien, Jessica. Shark Detective! Balzer + Bray, 2015. $17.99. ISBN 978-0-06-235714-4. Unp. Ages 4-8. P8 Q8

Olien Shark DetectiveThis is a funny story and great for engaging children’s imagination. It starts by introducing Shark who lives all alone but dreams of becoming a detective. He is hired to find a cat, he about gives up but finds cat who wants to hire him to help Cat find his mouse toy. In the end Cat invites Shark to come and live with him and his family. I like how in the end Shark finds a friend and a home and then Shark and Cat become detectives together.

December 2015 review by Melinda Dye.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s