Saturday, June 3, 2017
CHARACTER COUNTS: The Lonely Mailman
The Lonely Mailman
By Susanna Isern and Daniel Montero Galán
Cuento De Luz, Picture Book. 2016.
The illustrations are warm and beautiful. They accompany feel of the story. A selfless, dedicated mailman diligently delivers mail each day to all the animals in the forest. His character and dedication to others is inspiring. The reader finds out that the mailman is constantly solving all the little problems that come up in the neighborhood through the letters he delivers. It has a touching ending as the forest animals show their appreciation for the mailman's daily service.