Gilbert, the Surfer Dude by Diane deGroat from Harper Collins Publishers is reviewed by Trevor, age 6. Trevor is a 1st grade student in Long Beach.
Gilbert is a possum. Gilbert, his baby sister, his mom, and his dad go to the beach. Gilbert wants to be a surfer dude. But, Gilbert forgets something VERY, VERY important. Find out what happens!
I liked this book because it was funny. The pictures were good, too.
Parent Note: This Level 2 book in the “I Can Read” series introduces a 3-chapter layout. It is perfect for the 1st grade, developing reading level.