|Title||:||Eddie and Bingo: A Friendship Tale|
|Number of Pages||:||42|
Eddie and Bingo: A Friendship Tale Reviews
I won this through First Reads Giveaway.This beautifully illustrated children's book, about a Navy seaman and a found puppy, aboard an aircraft carrier in 1951, really inspired my five year old daughter to think about (and ask some pretty great questions for her age) the United States Military! Not only was this a great story, but it helped my kindergartener to think of the Navy in a new way. My husband and I were able to explain to her about soldier rankings, what exactly an aircraft carrier i [...]
Opening and Synopsis – “Hi My name is Eddie. The year is 1951 and I’m a nineteen-year-old new recruit in the U.S. Navy. This will be my first tour of duty. I am both nervous and excited about being deployed on an aircraft carrier, the U.S.S. Hornet.”Eddie is a new recruit on an U.S. Navy Aircraft Carrier during the Korean War. Eddie is a Navy photographer. Eddie finds a little orphaned puppy and decides he needs to help him. He takes the puppy he names Bingo onto the aircraft carrier and [...]
I'm so excited to get this book for my kids!