Reading Level: Preschool - Grade 2
With typical humor and understanding, Schneider creates another gem of a picture book. Amelia and her doll, Princess Sparkle -Heart, do everything together. There's tea parties, weddings, and secrets. But on every page there's the GRRRRRR of the jealous family dog until the pup tears up Princess Sparkle-Heart. Mom comes in with her sewing box to save the day for the heartbroken Amelia. Working together, they show that love and creativity can create wonders.
Reading Level: Ages 3-7
Morris Micklewhite likes Sundays when his mother makes him pancakes. He also loves Mondays because he gets to to go school, and there are lots of activities he likes there: painting, singing, snack time, the list goes on. The very best thing about school is the dress up box, where he always finds his favorite bright tangerine dress to put on. The other kids aren't very accepting of Morris wearing a dress, but he is able to find solace at home where he paints pictures inspired by his dreams and imagination.
Reading Level: Ages 3 - 8
The lakes and rivers have dried up and all the thirsty animals agree that whoever digs to water will be their king. When it is gecko's turn to dig all the other animals all laugh at him and call for him to give up, but gecko won't listen.