MADE BY MAXINE is a lovely new picture book for your animal-loving and budding engineer. Maxine loves making new things from old things. She loves tinkering until she has solved a problem. She also loves her pet goldfish, Milton.So when it’s time for her school’s pet parade, she’s determined to create something that will allow Milton to march with the other animals. Finally, after trying, trying, and trying again, she discovers just the right combination of recycled odds and ends to create a fun, functional–and absolutely fabulous–solution to her predicament.
Watch the book trailer below of MADE BY MAXINE, written by Ruth Spiro and illustrated by Holly Hatam. Published by Dial Books for Young Readers.
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