The Dump Man's Treasures

By Lynn Plourde; Mary Beth Owens (Illustrator)
(Down East Books, Hardcover, 9780892727254, 32pp.)

Publication Date: May 2008

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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.

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