The Quickest Kid in Clarksville
Published on 19th February 2021
There are a lot of books to enjoy from our TumbleBook collection. Today, we have chosen ‘The Quickest Kid in Clarksville’, written by Pat Zietlow Miller and illustrated by Frank Morrison. Alta can’t wait for the parade that will celebrate Olympic gold medallist Wilma Rudolph. Like Wilma, Alta loves to run, but then a new girl with new shoes comes along who challenges Alta to a race.
To find today’s book just log into TumbleBook Library and search for the title. This book is suitable for ages 5–8.
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