Some Pig. Humble. Radiant. These are the words in Charlotte’s Web, high up in
Zuckerman’s barn. Charlotte’s spiderweb tells of her feelings for a little pig named Wilbur, who simply wants a friend. They also express the love of a girl named Fern, who saved Wilbur’s life when he was born the runt of his litter. A tender novel of friendship, love, life, and death that will continue to be enjoyed by generations to come.
Reading age: 6-11 years old
Lesson(s) learned: Friendship