Horace and Morris but Mostly Dolores by James Howe
Horace, Morris, and Dolores have been friends ever since they can remember. But, when Horace and Morris join Mega-Mice, which doesn’t allow girls, their friendship is strained. Will the three find a way to save their friendship?
A Sick Day for Amos McGee by Philip Christian Stead
Friends come in all sorts of shapes and sizes. In Amos McGee’s case, all sorts of species, too! Every day he spends a little bit of time with each of his friends at the zoo, running races with the tortoise, keeping the shy penguin company, and even reading bedtime stories to the owl. But when Amos is too sick to make it to the zoo, his animal friends decide it’s time they returned the favor.
A Chair For My Mother by Vera B. Williams
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.