The Dump Man's Treasures

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The Dump Man's Treasures

By Lynn Plourde; Mary Beth Owens (Illustrator)

Down East Books, Hardcover, 9780892727254, 32pp.

Publication Date: May 6, 2008

Mr. Pottle, who oversees the town dump, cannot bear to destroy books, so he recycles them for the community to enjoy. However, the community soon discovers the book-loving dump man cannot read. A town full of willing tutors then teaches Mr. Pottle to read so he can fully enjoy his treasures. Full color.