Children's LiteratureThis book shows opposites as the child reads the story about Lucy and her dogs Bess and Tess. The dogs have opposite characteristics: one is black, the other is white; one has a long tail, the other a short one. They also behave differently: one jumps up and gets the treats while the other sits and waits to be given a treat. This book is part of the "Read- It! Readers" series. The Readers are divided into levels purple, red, blue, yellow, green and orange. There is a note to parents at the beginning of the book that explains the levels and how parents can use the stories with their children. Other "Read-It! Readers" are listed. This book is at the first level, purple. At this level the reader encounters basic topics and objects, high frequency words, and simple language patterns. The text is written in Spanish. 2006, Picture Window Books, Ages 4 to 9.