Name: Ellie Mastrorocco
Grade/school: Third grade at Hilton Head Island Elementary School for the Creative Arts
Town: Hilton Head Island
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Favorite reading spot: On my bed
Book: "Wind in the Willows" by Kenneth Grahame
Would you recommend this book to a friend?
Yes. I just thought it was a really good book, and they should read it. The characters are funny, and they speak like humans. The toad pretends he was a washing woman. He acted different and funny. I like the rat. He was nice to his friends.
Do you think it is important for kids to read?
Yes, because when kids read, they get smarter.
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