Vampire Story (Story) 67pg.
Mavisel Yener, Illustrated by: Murat Sayın
Grades: Elementary School Grade 2
The book includes five stories: Has the Sun always been there? Who first stepped on the planet Mars? The Magic Thyme Tea, The Baby, The Vampire Story.
In the story Has the Sun always been there? we meet the sympathetic grandma who tells tales to her grandson. This is an interesting story for the readers who wonder how the Sun might look like billions of years ago. We have a great deal to learn from the pink insects that lives only one day. In the story Who first stepped on the planet Mars? , we are told about the funny incidents experienced by the astronauts who are overwhelmed by their ambition. The Magic Thyme Tea, urges the children to Olympus’ mysterious peaks. In the story, The Baby, what happens when a newborn baby comes home, is told to the reader with a humorous language. The Vampire Story, the last story in the book, reflects the funny states of a writer mother who tries to write stories, both surprises and entertains the reader. Mavisel Yener’s masterly pen and the stories she writes with the creative dreams, encourage the readers to ask questions, to find solutions, to understand and to explain and to open different windows to the life itself.
Achievements: self-knowledge, to establish empathy, environmental consciousness, feelings, nature and the universe, communication within the family, love of the sister