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When we go walking —Best, Cari.

Wendy enjoys walking with her family on Rambling Road and always finds something to add to her collection.

A perfect day for digging —Best, Cari, author.

In the spring when trees unfreeze and grass grows green and pansies say, "Please plant me!" Nell and her dog, Rusty, can't wait to dig in dirt just right for digging. But Norman, their neighbor, says "Ewww!" to digging a...

I'm brave! I'm strong! I'm five! —Best, Cari, author.

A five-year-old girl who is brave and strong faces night noises, too much light, and spooky shadows, all without calling her parents, before finally feeling sleepy.

Mabel Beecher : future teacher —Best, Cari, author.

"When Mrs. Ampersand announces that she'll be leaving for the rest of the year, and the substitute is just not as good, Mabel decides to take matters into her own hands"-- Provided by publisher.

Goose's story —Best, Cari.

A young girl finds a Canada goose with a badly injured foot and looks for her each day to see how she is doing.

Bug off! —Best, Cari, author.

Maude hopes her newfound knowledge of fireflies will win her a spot in the neighborhood Bug-of-the-Month Club, but Louise, the club's hard-to-please leader, will not let her join.

My three best friends and me, Zulay —Best, Cari.

"Zulay is a blind girl who longs to be able to run in the race on field and track day at her school"--Provided by publisher.

Easy as pie —Best, Cari.

Jacob watches his favorite television show, "Baking with Chef Monty," and bakes a beautiful peach pie, which he gives to his parents for their anniversary.

If I could drive, Mama —Best, Cari, author.

"A boy turns a cardboard box into a car and imagines what it would be like to take his mama for a drive all around town"-- Provided by publisher.

Sally Jean, the bicycle queen —Best, Cari.

When Sally Jean outgrows her beloved bicycle, Flash, she experiments with various ideas for acquiring a new, bigger one.

Knuffle bunny --and more great childhood adventure stories!

Trixie, Daddy, and "Knuffle Bunny" take a trip to the neighborhood Laundromat. But the exciting adventure takes a dramatic turn when Trixie realizes somebunny was left behind. Alone or with her friend Opal, "Shrinking V...

Goose's story —Best, Cari.

A young girl finds a Canada goose with a badly injured foot and looks for her each day to see how she is doing.

Getting used to Harry —Best, Cari.

When her mother marries Harry, Cynthia finds that she has to adjust to changes in her life at home.

What's so bad about being an only child? —Best, Cari.

Rosemary Emma Angela Lynette Isabel Iris Malone grows tired of being an only child, but eventually finds a way to feel less alone.

Montezuma's revenge —Best, Cari.

Left behind when his family goes to the beach, Montezuma the dog gets revenge by bringing home a scruffy dog he meets in the park and giving him the run of the house.

Red light, green light, mama and me —Best, Cari.

After taking the train downtown, Lizzie spends the day at the public library, helping her mother who is a children's librarian.

Are you going to be good? —Best, Cari.

While attending his first "night party" to celebrate Great-Gran Sadie's 100th birthday, Robert's manners disappoint family members and relatives but please the guest of honor, who loves his dance steps.

Ava and the real Lucille —Best, Cari.

Ava and her sister Arlie enter a contest to win a pet but Ava is disappointed when the pet turns out to be a bird instead of a dog.

When Catherine the Great and I were eight! —Best, Cari.

Sara, her Russian-American grandmother, her mother and some neighbors try to drive to the beach on a very hot day.

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