The author did a pre-publication reading for a class of fifth graders. This is what the kids had to say about the book...
I love your book! I’m not just being nice! It’s more than good, it’s great! How did you think of that great book? It’s the best book I’ve ever read! I love it, love it, love it!
Rhiannon, age 10
I really like the book, I really like Wishville too. You can wish anything you want.
Andi, age 11
I liked your book very much. It is very creative. I especially liked Domino. I will never forget this book. I think you should keep writing because you’re such a detailed writer.
Stormie, age 10
I think this is the most greatest fiction book ever. I wish that I was in Wishville. I think the pictures are very pretty. I hope everyone will like your book. Did I say like? I mean love your book.
Maddy, age 10
The book is great. Full of excitement, wonder and wishes. It makes me wonder and wish I could go to Wishville.
Elizabeth, age 11
I like the story because it was a good book. I like the title because it was called Through the Rug. Thank you for sharing your book with us.
Allesen, age 10
I like your creative ideas. I think you should do more books. You did a good job.
Casey, age 10
I for one think your book should be published all over the world because it is that good!!!
David, age 10
I love the story characters they are cool. My favorite character is grandma. She reminds me of my grandma, she is a teacher of science. I love how it’s like I’m in the story.
Seasons, age 10
I for one really loved your book. I think you could write another book and I bet I still would love it. Your book could go all around the world for other people to read it.
Summer, age 11
I love that story. Domino is the most coolist dog and it’s the most coolist story ever.
Savanna, age 10
It’s a wonderful and enchanting book full of wonder, excitement and wishes.
Landen, age 10