Oscar was hot and bored on the subway train. Then he saw the Island Lady with a huge basket. "Want to know what's inside?" she asked. And out she brought a cool island breeze, the green Caribbean Sea, good things to eat a calypso man and music and everone joined in the fun.
When a very large baby is left on the steps of Town Hall, the villagers decide to raise the girl as their own. Oversized, but not under loved, Valentine wonders if there's a match for her anywhere in the world.
Dad says we have to move. He has a new job. Mom says I'll like my new room. Well, I'm not moving! Change isn't easy for young boys and girls. And when change means moving to a new school, a new house, and away from friends, well that can be downright complicated!
Mom has a new friend who comes around a lot. Why do I have to like him? His name is Dan, just like the stinky kid at my school.It's not easy for a young boy or girl to handle a new friend in their parent's life. But when they all go on a road trip together, things begin to look a little better.
A week of fun begins when Mrs. Calamari and her many cats move into a new apartment and the landlord--who has lost his glasses--declares "No cats are allowed!"
La abuela Rosenda y Elena se lanzan a una aventura. La abuela dobla rpidamente un gorro de pirata y lo coloca sobre la cabeza de Elena y juntas empiezan su misin para limpiar el parque de la ciudad. Su voluntariado se torna en una bsqueda de un tesoro ya que Elena encuentra pennies, nickels, dimes, quarters e incluso, un dlar. Con cada descubrimiento, Elena obtiene un gorro nuevo y la abuela Rosenda le ensea cmo contar sus monedas mientras recogen la basura en el parque. Cuando Elena cuenta su dinero, tiene lo suficiente para comprar helado. debera donarlo?
Molly's is shopping for new shoes. Will she find the perfect pair?