Shades of Gray
by Carolyn Reeder
A young boy named Will lost his family due to the Civil War. Therefore for he has to live with his aunt and uncle on a farm. Will’s father fought for the confederacy and his uncle didn’t even fight. Will, at first, doesn’t like his uncle. Later in the book Will learns to respect and care for his uncle. Will has to face challenges and hardships throughout this book.
This student book review was written by Annabel, a Johnson Elementary School student. Annabel is in the fourth grade.
Do you recognize this title? The Learning Leopard Library and Mrs. Rickabaugh’s 4th grade classroom hosted a Parent-Student Book Club about Shades of Gray earlier this month! Read all about the event here.