Paper Boy

Title: book review

Author: Vince Vawter

Cover art : Chris Sheban

Age group: ages 10 and up

Publisher: Yearling Newbery

An award winning book it’s a story about a boy who distributes newspapers on his friend’s behalf in vacations. How he manages to overcome his problem of stuttering.

The story unfolds with many interesting characters like Art, The junk man, Paul, Maam the maid, Big sack the gardener, Mr and Mrs Worthington and Mr Spiro.

A beautifully written story which evokes compassion and empathy.

Vocabulary is extremely polished and refined. Intriguing and interesting, it’s a good read for young readers.

Read the story to unfold various mysteries.




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