This is the story of a young boy named Wilson longs who helps his elderly neighbor Gigi. The One Day House is an engaging picture-book and a lovely read-aloud about cross-generational friendship and community engagement. Also a beautiful example of friendship between an elderly person and a child.
One day, friends and neighbors from all over come to help in making Wilson’s plans come true. Everyone volunteers to pitch in to make Gigi’s house safe, clean, and pretty.
Young Wilson tells his neighborhood elder Gigi about how “one day” he will do things to improve the house she lives in. The unexpected ending is so sweet and will make the reader teary-eyed.
Suitable for: 3 – 6.
Author Name: Julia Durango.
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