“Most of all, he was thinking: What is so GOOD about being a Goody?”
Young Chirton has an abrupt awakening as to what his sister Mytle has been getting away with for so long. Her bad behavior means that no one, even her parents, expects any cooperation from her. What will happen when Chilton decides that he’s tired of being praised as “The Goody“?
This picture book, about family dynamics, fairness and self-determination, is a reminder to allow those we love to evolve into their authentic selves. Child’s insight into sibling relationships and her collage-style art are always enjoyable. This book is recommended for all ages, especially as a read-aloud shared by a family of siblings.