Saturday, March 8, 2014
It's a ...
"Ohhh ... a guinea pig...."
That was the kind cashier's smiling response to Ryan's declaration at Barnes & Noble today. We visited the retailer because the boys had each earned a "prize" by reading 25 books—a little incentive program I set up.
The prize is the book of their choosing, under $10. Ryan's "guinea pig" was a delight that he chose to spend his own money on. He has a tender spot for animals... at least of the stuffed variety. "Aww, it's so cute!" he had cooed when he spotted the roly-poly rabbit... er, guinea pig.