Rudi's Pond by Eve Bunting Illustrated by Ronald Himler Book Description from Amazon.com The young narrator's best friend, Rudi, is very sick, and it's hard for her to understand. When Rudi dies, the narrator and the other children in school help to build a pond by the big knobby oak to remember him by. A... Continue Reading →
Five dreary days in a row, with no relief in sight. Damp, dreary, dull days with bleak colorless nights. The big oak tree with it's leafless limbs, look lonely, dispirited and glum. The clouds are gloomy, downcast and wretched. Even the birds are mum.