Giraffes Can't Dance
Contributed by Paige Eckhart
Book Title: Giraffes Can’t Dance
Author: Giles Andreae
Illustrator: Guy Parker-Rees
My Rating: 4/5
Would I recommend this book? Yes, it was one of my favorites when I was a kid.
Suggested Age of Reader: 7, some harder words
Brief Summary (no spoilers): All Gerald wants is to have fun at the Jungle Dance. However, Gerald is not a very good dancer. Sometimes, you just need a different song.
What I liked/ didn’t like: I love the colourful illustrations of all the African animals, and I think the resolution is really nice and positive.
What the book teaches you: You learn that sometimes when things are hard, you just need to switch up your tune.