The Pumpkin Goblin Makes Friends
Author Aaron Taylor has done a fabulous job of addressing the problem of bullying and the ideas of redemption and forgiveness in a simple kid friendly way. In his cleverly rhythmic story, the Pumpkin Goblin starts as a real town terror, taunting and bullying every child he meets. But with the help and friendship of a young boy named Fred, the Pumpkin Goblin is able to begin mending the broken relationships between himself and the town's children. In turn, the town's children learn the virtue of forgiveness and the power of friendship. 36 lavishly colorful pages.