The art of summarizing great works, or “trucks turn in”

Pssst, do you ever read the New York Times bestseller list for children’s picture books?

Have you realized that each picture book listed includes a one-sentence summary?

(The one in the title is for Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site)

Take a look, either online or the next time you’re reading the NYT book review over Sunday breakfast. You might laugh into your coffee. . .

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