Who's a Scaredy Cat

Who s a Scaredy Cat Flossie Wright is a prankster taking pleasure in practical jokes Isobel Morton whose father is listed as missing in the war dislikes Flossie s jokes and is ridiculed by the other girl Although Iso

  • Title: Who's a Scaredy Cat
  • Author: Joan Payzant
  • ISBN: 9781551094564
  • Page: 271
  • Format: Paperback
  • Flossie Wright is a prankster, taking pleasure in practical jokes Isobel Morton, whose father is listed as missing in the war, dislikes Flossie s jokes, and is ridiculed by the other girl Although Isobel knows she is a not a scaredycat Flossie s jibes still hurt Isobel proves her bravery and wins Flossie s friendship in the terrible days that follow the Halifax explosFlossie Wright is a prankster, taking pleasure in practical jokes Isobel Morton, whose father is listed as missing in the war, dislikes Flossie s jokes, and is ridiculed by the other girl Although Isobel knows she is a not a scaredycat Flossie s jibes still hurt Isobel proves her bravery and wins Flossie s friendship in the terrible days that follow the Halifax explosion Who s a Scaredy Cat deals with two serious subjects war and a major civil disaster Although the pain and distress of these events are portrayed realistically, the novel is really about hope, courage and the ability of people to carry on The historical detail is woven into the story masterfully, and is brought to life in Marijke Simons illustrations The setting is vivid, the characters realistic and likeable Children today will be able to relate to both the place and the people Who s a Scaredy Cat is an enjoyable, historically detailed novel.

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    1. The story two young girls and their experiences in Dartmouth (across the harbor) during the Halifax explosion. Although the author has made an admirable attempt to tell the story of Canada’s greatest disaster for young readers, the highly censored telling comes across slightly pat, failing to convey in any sense the horror of the explosion or war itself. While appropriate for a younger audience this book fails to demonstrate the scope of the Halifax explosion or the devastating personal effe [...]


    2. This is one of several books I took with us on our trip to Canada for our 7 & 9 year olds to read. I decided to read it as well. As hoped, it turned out to be a perfect contextual read as we were able to visit Halifax and learned quite a bit about the Halifax Explosion during a visit to the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic. The story is simple and straightforward and the main characters are not as tragically affected as some families were during the real events. So the story feels realistic w [...]


    3. A really good book. It was about the Halifax Explosion, and two girls, a nice one and a teaser, naughty one. Until the Halifax Explosion, that is when they start to be nicer to each other, and forgive.


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