Miss Alaineus A Vocabulary Disaster
by Debra Frasier
The hilarious and often poignant tale of how one fifth grader's fanciful misinterpretation of a vocabulary word leads to a humbling catastrophe. But young Sage turns her vocabulary disaster into a triumph.


Pinky and Rex
by James Howe

Pinky has twenty-seven stuffed animals, and Rex has twenty-seven dinosaurs. They have everything the same, and that's the way it should be with best friends. So what do they do when there's only one pink dinosaur in the museum gift shop, and they both want it? Could Pinky's pesky little sister Amanda have the answer?