Cornelia and the Audacious Escapades of the Somerset Sisters by Lesley Blume
Cornelia, eleven years old and lonely, learns about language and life from an elderly new neighbor who has many stories to share about the fabulous adventures she and her sisters had while traveling around the world.
The Enormous Potato by Aubrey Davis
It’s harvest time and a farmer plants an enormous potato. When it is time to pull it out of the ground, he cannot do it alone. He calls on the help of all his farmhands, family, and friends, until finally a mouse comes and helps pull the potato out.
A Chair For My Mother by Vera B. Williams
Andy and the Lion : a tale of kindness remembered or the power of gratitude by James Daugherty