A Crow of His Own
Author: Megan Dowd Lambert
Illustrator: David Hyde Costello
Published in 2015 by Charlesbridge
A Crow of His Own follows the journey of Clyde, a rooster who is hired at Sunrise Farm to replace the beloved Larry. Clyde experiences challenges in his new position and has a hard time winning over the rest of the animals on the farm, as they miss Larry. Clyde struggles to gain the acceptance and approval of the fellow animals. He comes up with an extravagant plan in hopes of winning them over, but he quickly learns the importance of being himself rather than trying to be like Larry. This book is great for young readers to learn the value of being themselves and appreciating their own strengths.
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