Marley and the Runaway Pumpkin (I Can Read!)

Marley and the Runaway Pumpkin by John Grogan
Illustrated by Richard Cowdrey and Lydia Halverson
Genre: Early Readers – I Can Read! Level 2
Pages: 32 Paperback
Date Published: July 27, 2010
Publisher: HarperCollins

Marley’s family wants their giant pumpkin to win a prize at the fair. But on the big day, Marley sends the pumpkin on a wild ride instead!

Another one included in the Marley Storybook Treasury and a perfect read as the fall season is really starting to come in full swing. A fun read to watch what drama Marley is getting into now and in the end how it all works out anyway after chaos.

*Thanks to HarperCollins for providing a copy for review.*

John Grogan is the author of the #1 adult bestseller Marley & Me: Life and Love with the World’s Worst Dog, which inspired the bestselling middle-grade memoir Marley: A Dog Like No Other and the #1 bestselling picture book Bad Dog, Marley! He is also the author of the bestselling A Very Marley Christmas, Marley Goes to School, and Marley and the Kittens. John lives with his wife and three children and their new dogs, Gracie and Woodson, in the Pennsylvania countryside.

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The Creative Madness Mama also known as Margaret is a Christian Stay-at-home Mama, married to the Enginerd, Quilter, avid reader and book-a-holic. A book blogger for bunches of different publicists. She loves to share the latest and greatest about books coming out as well as her quilt and other crafty projects with some pictures of her eight-year-old AppleBlossom, three-year-old Almond Blossom (the Rascal boy!), six-year-old OrangeBlossom (the Princess), and newborn Mermaid Warrior in between. Plotting to be a homeschooler, she's a cloth diapering, breastfeeding, babywearing, list making mama full of a little creative and a lot of madness.