I‘m excited today to share one of our favorite reads for middle grades and up today: May B. is a novel written by Caroline Starr Rose, about a young pioneer girl on the Kansas prairie.
Written in verse, this is a beautiful, touching book that my daughter and I found so compelling we read it together in one long afternoon, passing it back and forth on the sofa, eager to see May’s adventures to their conclusion.
We read it aloud to each other that day, but Jillian has since read May B. more than once on her own again. We both agree that this is a special book and we think you’ll want it to make a home on your bookshelves, too.
I’ll let Jillian review it for you in her own words here: