Read to Me Storytime: Last Stop on Market Street

Amy reads Last Stop on Market Street, written by Matt de la Peña, illustrated by Christian Robinson, and published by G.P. Putnam’s Sons. This book won the Newbery Medal and received a Caldecott Honor for 2016.

Every week after church, CJ and his Nana ride the bus all the way to the last stop on Market Street. CJ asks questions that are about what he and other people don’t have, but his Nana knows they have plenty to enjoy in their own way. After the story, try making a bus out of a cardboard box and other craft materials. Who will ride it, and where are they headed?