A Stinky Encounter – Brenda Havens
690 words Children 4 – 7 years
What does a dog do when a furry, stripy critter tries to enter his yard? He attacks, of course. This didn’t go well for Sunny. Come on into the yard, to see what happened.
Tara and the Back Yard Bear – Brenda Havens
590 words Children 4 – 11
What would you do if you turned the corner in your neighborhood and met—not a cute little dog–but a big mama bear with three little cubs? And your little sister was toddling right toward it? Meet Tara, and find out what she did.
Tara plugged her ears as Mom drove into the garage. “Mom. Make her stop screaming. Kimmie—stop!” Two-year-old Kimmie stopped screaming. “Tara, take her to the swing set while I carry the groceries in.”