Don't Throw It to Mo by David A. Adler, illustrated by Sam Ricks - ADVISABLE
Adler, David A.Don’t Throw
It to Mo, illustrated by Sam Ricks.Penguin
Young Readers, 2015.$3.99.32 pages.EARLY READER.
Mo loves football. He’s on a team called the Robins.He’s the smallest, so he often sits on the
bench with the coach.The coach butters
the ball and throws it to Mo, who misses it.The coach explains that Mo needs to catch the ball even when it’s
slippery.The coach puts Mo in the game
and tells the quarterback “Don’t throw it to Mo” for two plays in a row.On the last play of the game, the coach tells
the quarterback to throw it to Mo, who catches it and wins the game.This early reader book is a level 2, guided
level reading I.The illustrations are
perfectly paired with this football tale.A great edition to any early reader collection that is sure to appeal to
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