Basil's Birds (Hardcover)

By Lynn Rowe Reed

Cavendish Square Publishing, 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.