When a parade goes past Sam's house, the puppy won't quit until she's marching in step with the jugglers, clowns and drum majorette! This Level 1 first reader contains short stories, simple sentences, easy vocabulary, simple visual clues and lots of repetition.
Sam awakens one morning to find the whole world is covered in a blanket of white. She makes a snow angel, slides on the ice, then hops on a toboggan for the ride of her life. This Level 1 first reader contains short stories, simple sentences, easy vocabulary, simple visual clues and lots of repetition.
Elsie is about to have puppies, and Elizabeth is going to help. Her grandmother shows her exactly how to make the den for the dog and how to be ready when the puppies come out. After they are born, Elizabeth helps Elsie care for them. Most important of all, though, she helps her grandmother find just the right home for each, especially the very last one.
Sam and her best friends, ten-year-olds Jennie and Beth, are going on vacation. Sagawa Lake seems pretty dull at first. But when the girls find an old diary, Sam is quickly on the scent of a new mystery. What is glowing underwater? Why are there webbed footprints on the beach? Who knows the secret of Sagawa Lake?--P.  of cover.