First in the new "Growing Up Quentin Fischer" series, "The Pumpkin Gift" is a charmingly illustrated lesson book. The series is based on the life of Quentin Fischer, a red haired, freckle faced third-grader from a loving but modest incomed family.
The author, Ginger Hollis uses the circumstances facing Quentin to speak to other young boys and girls about contemporary and often difficult situations. The outcome is each time is warm and affirming and calls upon the best in each of us to meet the obstacle.
In "The Pumpkin Gift," Quinten Fischer is very upset when Miss Truelove, his 3rd grade teacher, announces the details of their fall "class project."
A heartwarming lesson about the true meaning of giving is learned by the entire class.
About the Author
Ginger Hollis is a graduate of Sam Houston State University with degrees in English Literature, Early Childhood Education and Elementary Education.
Ginger loves horses and spending time with family. She lives with her husband, Greg, and their two children in Navasota, Texas.