by Carla, August 2, 2006 11:46 AM
This is so good. Harris and Me is touted as being a work of fiction, but Paulsen has admitted that it was "semi-autobiographical." It's about an eleven-year-old boy who was taken from his parents for his "own good" and sent to a farm to stay with his aunt, uncle, and cousins for the summer. The boy and his cousin Harris find so much mischief (or perhaps it finds them) that you won't be able to read passages out loud to anyone without laughing so hard that your words are incomprehensible! Thoroughly enjoyable!