Book Tour: Bentley and the Magic Sticks + Giveaway
Book Title: Bentley and the Magic Sticks by Claire Eckard
Category: Children's Fiction (Ages 3-7), 38 pages
Genre: Children's Picture Book
Publisher: Mill City Press, Inc
Release date: April 2021
Content Rating: G for everyone.
Bentley and the Magic Sticks follows this extra-large canine as he finds out that his favorite sticks have magical powers, thanks to a wonderful Fairy Dogmother called Tia! Because other dogs are afraid of his large size Bentley has no one to play with. However, with his magic sticks he manages to make new friends and he also discovers the special secret of why he is so big.
This is a really cute book. It tells a really good story. My only complaint is that the sentences were long on each page. For younger readers like my niece who is five; her attention scan is short still. So, she does not sit still too long for long stories.
The feature of Fairy DogMother named Tia and Bentley's new friend Stick Dog named Sticky were great. As a dog lover, this book has gone to the dogs in a good way. Bentley reminds me of another "big" dog that I grew up with during my childhood and that is Clifford. Young readers will like this book and getting to know Bentley.
Claire Eckard is an animal lover and believes in volunteering to give back to her community, especially to the homeless animals that need to find their forever homes. Her animals often inspire her writing, weaving their way into the stories that she writes, blending reality and fiction to entertain, teach, enlighten, and share the joy that animals bring to our lives! Claire is an author, poet, songwriter, wife, mother and grandmother! She lives in Arizona, splitting her time between her home in Yuma, Arizona and her ranch in the mountains of Prescott. Claire has three dogs, eight horses, and a miniature mule!
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