“Making the Moose out of Life” by Nicholas Oldland is cute and funny story about a moose who learns to be brave and try new things. At first, he just sits out and watches his friends. He feels like he is missing something though, and one day he takes a chance and gets on a boat. Unfortunately, he is caught in a storm and ends up on a small island. He decides to be brave, learns to take care of himself and have fun, and meets a new friend. One day, he is rescued and reunited with his old friends. They are happy to see his willingness to try new things and enjoy life in a new way.