Tom is fascinated with bones, human bones. He wants to study them and gets his chance when Mr. Dukes allows him to dig in the vacant lot behind his store. What Tom unearths makes the neighborhood kids tremble with fear.
"Ally ally oxen free!" These four little words can bring anyone out of hiding.
Would you say that listening to this book was time well-spent? Why or why not?
Listening to this book was time well spent, but only because it's a tale worth sharing with middle aged kids.
What was one of the most memorable moments of Ally Ally Oxen Free?
Honestly, there really wasn't a memorable moment to the tale. It didn't carry intrigue or even mystery. It just was.
What aspect of Paul Holbrook’s performance would you have changed?
Paul Holbrook was an okay reader for this story. If I had to change anything, I guess it would be the way he did his voices. As animated as he was, he just gave off different versions of stuffy.
Was Ally Ally Oxen Free worth the listening time?
Honestly, as a reader/reviewer, I could have skipped this story. Thankfully, it was free.