Basil's Birds

Basil's Birds Cover

Basil's Birds

By Lynn Rowe Reed; Lynn Rowe Reed (Illustrator)

Cavendish Square Publishing, Hardcover, 9780761456278, 32pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 2010

Uh-oh Some birds start building a nest on Perch Elementary's flagpole. Then above the school's doorway and even in the eaves spout Finally, they find the perfect spot the bald head of Basil Berkmeister, the school's custodian Should Basil get rid of his new hairdo. . . or adopt them as if they re his own children? The birds do come to think of him as their father . . . and even give him a surprise on Father's Day. Silly mixed-media illustrations complement this one-of-a-kind story.