“Name That Children’s Book” No. 1

“A couple of people truly remember, and here’s what they saw: a scraggly little kid jogging towards them, soles of both sneakers hanging by their hinges and flopping open like dog tongues each time they came up from the pavement.”

I’m working through some of the books I missed out on in childhood from the Front Porch Library Collection.

What’s the book?

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A Word From the Wise

“I believe that good questions are more important than answers, and the best children’s books ask questions, and make the readers ask questions. And every new question is going to disturb someone’s universe.”

–Madeleine L’Engle