Stand Tall, Molly Lou Melon
Author: Patty Lovell
Illustrator: David Catrow
Grade Level Equivalent:
Guided Reading Level:
Comedy and Humor, Realistic Fiction
Pride and Self-Esteem, Confronting and Resolving Fears, School Life, Extended Families, Bullying Experiences
Molly Lou Melon is short and clumsy and has buckteeth and a voice that sounds like a bullfrog being squeezed by a boa constrictor. But armed with the encouraging words of her grandmother, Molly Lou confidently confronts the class bully at her new school. A not-to-be missed story for the less-than-perfect part of everyone!