As you can see, Thad’s read aloud day was a roaring success despite his sore throat. Thad’s book, That Cat Can’t Stay, was selected to be read aloud to every first grade classroom in Bridgeport, Connecticut. The lucky first graders in one Bridgeport classroom got to hear it from Thad himself.
“Your book rhymes,” observed Lee Falcon, 6, inching close to the author.
“Thanks for noticing,” Krasnesky responded, in a voice still raspy from tonsillitis surgery a week earlier.