Postcards From a War by Vanita Oelschlager

Saturday Short Story Review

Today’s Short Story review is on Postcards From a War by Vanita Oelschlager. It is picture book for children on war.

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Published: September 1st 2009 by VanitaBooks, LLC

Read Date: June 24th 2017

Stars: 5/5

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Blurb (in my words):

Story is about Matthew Brian Jackson whose mother is in air force and has recently went to war. When he share his feeling to his grandpa Brian that he is sad his mother has to go away and couldn’t understand why, his grandpa narrates his own story of his father going on WW II and also shares postcard and letters, his father wrote from war, to his grandson. Grandson and grandpa together writes a book with postcards from grandpa’s father and emails received from his mother. Continue reading

Adventures with Andy & Susie: A Stormy Weekend by Donna Hall

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Published: April 4th 2016 by Noble Point

Read Date: May 2nd 2017

Star: 5/5

This is very cute short illustrated children’s story.

Blurb (in my words)

The story is narrated by Susie-the cat. Susie is living with Andy’s family, waiting for his human friend Andy to return home for weekends and planning to go on adventure. Where this little adventure of Andy and Susie will take them?

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