The list author says: "My kids loved these books and I highly recommend them. Saving Bluestone Belle by Strawberry Shakespeare tops the list because it is one of the most heartfelt and enjoyable children's novels out there."
"Our family's number one favorite readaloud novel -- about a ten year old who hits the road to save his stolen horse from thieves. This is an hysterically funny, suspenseful and fast-paced tale with a heartwarming and inspiring theme. It is the perfect choice for both avid and reluctant readers."