The Strongest Boy
Renee Irving Lee, author
Max believes he is the strongest boy in the world. He can do all sorts of tough tricks, like showing off his strong muscles, jumping off the furniture, pushing people over and even breaking things. His cheeky pet bird, Bruce tells him just how strong he is too. One day, they both go to a birthday party and Max thinks he is the strongest, mightiest, coolest kid there. But why was everyone mad at him? The Strongest Boy redefines masculinity in a subtle,yet engaging way for young readers. Follow Max and Bruce as they learn what it truly means to be a “strong male in today's world”.