Lying Day


Today is a school holiday, and Chester doesn't want to spend it doing chores. His plan to take the easy way out backfires, and his Mom takes the opportunity to teach him a lesson.

Reader Enjoyment Factors:

An excellent story that will hit home quickly…and keep kids on their toes if their parents apply the author's plan for turning the tables on lying.

Content Awareness Factors:

It's an e-book, and may not be readily available to all audiences.

Little Kid Reaction

The mother's actions are a great lesson to teach to young children about how they shouldn’t lie. If children tell the truth in the first place then they don’t have to be punished for doing wrong. The author has a good way of showing the consequences of lying.

Parent Reaction

The author has created a very believable scenario for parents and kids alike. She also offers parents an affirmative way to teach lessons without raising voices or taking away privileges.

Type of Book:
Lying Day is a good, short story that teaches a lesson to all little kids about telling lies. It is an E-book.
Educational Themes:

This is a simple way to hammer home the importance of telling the truth.

Reading Level:
Recommended Age To Read By Yourself:
5 to 8
Recommended Age To Read Together:
1 to 4
Age of child:
Teen STAR Review Team, Be the Star You Are!™
Purchase Recommendation:
Buy. It's a wonderful story for the price.

Title Lying Day
Author Lois June Wickstrom
ISBN 9781717281258
Material Digital | E-Book
Cost $0.49
Genres Family, Life Lessons
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