||Miss Nelson Is Missing!|
The kids in Room 207 take advantage of their teacher's good nature until she disappears and they are faced with a vile substitute.
Capucilli, Alyssa Satin.
A little yellow dog wants ever one more thing before he'll go to sleep.
||Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type|
When Farmer Brown's cows find a typewriter in the barn they start making demands, and go on strike when the farmer refuses to give them what they want.
||Strega Nona: An Old Tale|
De Paola, Tomie
When Strega Nona leaves him alone with her magic pasta pot, Big Anthony is determined to show the townspeople how it works.
||A Bargain for Frances|
Frances foils Thelma's plot to trick her out of a new china set.
||Danny and the Dinosaur|
Danny loves dinosaurs. When he sees one at the museum, he thinks aloud that it would be nice to play with one. When a dinosaur answers Danny, they have a wonderful adventure together.
||Anansi and the Moss-Covered Rock|
Kimmel, Eric A.
Anansi the Spider uses a strange moss-covered rock in the forest to trick all the other animals, until Little Bush Deer decides he needs to learn a lesson.
||Tacky the Penguin|
Tacky the penguin does not fit in with his sleek and graceful companions, but his odd behavior comes in handy when hunters come with maps and traps.
A little black fish in a school of red fish figures out a way of protecting them all from their natural enemies.
||Frog and Toad Are Friends|
Five very short stories told in a direct and ingenuous style, appealing because of their ease and the familiarity of the situations.
Minarik, Else Holmelund
Little Bear's four adventures include taking a trip to the moon and having a birthday party.
A literal-minded housekeeper causes chaos in the Rogers household when she attempts to make sense of some instructions.
||Junie B. Jones and the Stupid Smelly Bus|
A young girl describes her feelings about starting kindergarten and what she does when she decides not to ride the bus home.
||Henry and Mudge: The First Book of Their Adventures|
Henry, feeling lonely on a street without any other children, finds companionship and love in a big dog named Mudge.
||The True Story of the Three Little Pigs|
When Alexander Wolf is framed, he seeks justice and tells his own version of The Three Little Pigs.
||The Cat in the Hat|
Two children sitting at home on a rainy day are visited by the Cat in the Hat, who shows them some tricks and games.
||Nate the Great|
Sharmat, Marjorie Weinman.
Neighborhood detective Nate investigates the disappearance of his friend Annie's favorite painting.
||Caps for Sale: A Tale of a Peddler, Some Monkeys and Their Monkey Business|
A band of mischievous monkeys steals every one of a peddler's caps while he takes a nap under a tree.
Van Allsburg, Chris.
Left on their own for an afternoon, two bored and restless children find more excitement than they bargained for in a jungle adventure board game.
Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day
On a day when everything goes wrong for him, Alexander is consoled by the thought that other people have bad days too.