RICH REVIEWS: The Fly
Title: The Fly (GN)
Cartoonist: Lewis Trondheim
Price: $ 14.99 US, $ 19.50 Can (HC)
$ 9.99 US, $ 12.99 Can (PB)
Rating: 4 out of 5 stars
Comments: This is a B&W book.
In this big world, we look in on the birth of one little fly. The fly does have a struggle right from its moment of birth. We follow along as this fly goes exploring the house it does find all kinds of interesting things. His exploring is both frightening and exciting.
It is wonderful watching the flies reaction to each new thing it encounters. The best is when it meets other living things.
The fly finds a friend and they sample all the different types of food you might find around a normal house.
The fly meets a spider and the fly finds out not all creatures are nice. The spider is drawn as one evil and hungry creature.
Now, something strange and amazing starts to happen to this fly. This change changes things for this fly. Yet we see the more things change the more they stay the same.
This is one adventure of a lifetime a flies lifetime. You will come to know what it is like to be a fly.