Caldecott Honor Book
When Sal loses her first tooth, she plans to put it under her pillow and make a wish. But while she digs for
clams with Dad, she loses the tooth. How can she make her wish? Luckily a trip to Buck’s Harbor helps to make Sal’s wish come true. This heartwarming story conveys McCloskey’s deep love for the Maine islands.
“The lovely Maine seacoast scenes and the doings of Sal with her family and friends are drawn with
One Morning in Maine is read by acclaimed stage and screen actor Jake Gyllenhaal. Mr. Gyllenhaal has been nominated for an Independent Spirit Award for his role in Donnie Darko, nominated for an Academy Award for his role in Brokeback Mountain, for which he won a BAFTA, and nominated for a Golden Globe Award for his role in Love and Other Drugs. Most recently, Mr. Gyllenhaal starred in the highly acclaimed drama End of Watch. He made his stage debut in Kenneth Lonergan's revival of This is Our Youth, on London's West End, and won an Evening Standard Theater Award for “Outstanding Newcomer.” This year he starred in Nick Payne’s off-Broadway hit If There Is, I Haven’t Found it Yet.