Saturday, June 7th, 2014

 

The Bat-Poet

The Bat-Poet by Randall Jarrell is a story of a brown bat that stays awake during the day and discovers more of the world than his fellow bats. The book explores the development of a poet. The story begins on a porch where the bats currently lived and then they all begin to move to the barn. The little bat refuses to move and stays in the porch. He recognizes that it’s fun to be different as well as interesting. Though, the bat constantly has to encounter social conflict between theRead More