cover image Little Eight John: 5

Little Eight John: 5

Jan Wahl. Puffin Books, $5.99 (32pp) ISBN 978-0-14-055630-8

An encounter with a specter changes a naughty boy's ways. ""Clay's loosely rendered images of a rural African American household... places Little Eight John's expressive face in the sharpest focus, ensuring that the reader's attention will remain focused, too,"" said PW. Ages 3-8. (Feb.)