Larry Gets Lost

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Larry Gets Lost

By: Lori Williamson | Item of the Day | September 20, 2021

Today's Item of the Day is a children's book called "Larry Gets Lost in the Twin Cities."
The story is that Larry is chasing after a treat and gets separated from his family. While looking for them, Larry visited many of the most iconic location in the Cities, such as St. Anthony Falls, Mall of America, and Summit Avenue. And yes, they are reunited by the book's end. It was published in 2012.