Josephine - Patricia Hruby Powell creates an extraordinary portrait of the passionate performer and civil rights advocate Josephine Baker, the woman who worked her way from the slums of St. Louis to the grandest stages in the world. Meticulously researched, Josephine's powerful story of struggle and triumph is an inspiration and a spectacle, just like the legend herself.
On A Beam Of Light - Albert Einstein was a dreamer, a thinker; this story follows his life and his scientific discoveries through easy to understand text.
Crankee Doodle - A pony tries to convince his cranky owner to take a ride into town. Includes notes about the song, "Yankee Doodle."
Mrs. Patty Is Batty! - School secretary Mrs. Patty claims she will have the best candy on Halloween night, but A.J. and his friends, having heard rumors that she is a witch, wonder if it is worth the risk to trick-or-treat at Mrs. Patty's house.
Ling & Ting Share A Birthday Party - Identical twins Ling and Ting celebrate their birthday by sharing gifts and making wishes.
George Brown, Class Clown: Dance Your Pants Off! - George and his classmates are excited to learn that their teacher, Mrs. Kelly, will appear on a televised dance show, but when they go to see a taping, the Super Burp proves it is not camera-shy.
Ellray Jakes is not chicken! - Eight-year-old EllRay's father has promised a family trip to Disneyland if EllRay can stay out of trouble for a week, but not defending himself against Jared, the class bully, proves to be a real challenge.
Princess Posey and the Monster Stew - First-grader Posey and her friends are excited about Halloween, but also a little nervous about trick-or-treating and eating Miss Lee's monster stew.