Jeremiah is a very wise man. He knows how to build a fence, cook pancakes, grow vegetables, and many other wonderful things?but there is something that Jeremiah does not know how to do. He cannot read — and he wants to learn how. A heartwarming story about the joy of reading and the ways that we can learn from one another. Winner of the 1998 Ruth Schwartz Children's Book Award.
Jo Ellen Bogart is the author of many Books, including Malcom's Runaway Soap, Daniel's Dog, Sarah Saw A Blue Macaw, Two Too Many, Mama's Bed, Gifts, and Money: Make It, Spend It, Save It. She lives in Guelph, Ontario.
"Bogart has written a heartwarming story about sharing and learning from one another and about the joy and wonder of reading. The text is simple, soft and soothing. It's a sure-fire winner! Highly recommended." (CM Magazine)