The neighborhood block party is today. Jada and Jamal Perkins are super excited. Their best friends, Carlita Garcia and Josh Cornell, are on their way over. Mr. Perkins promised them a BIG surprise.
Thump! Thump! Thump!
Bump! Bump! Bump!
The surprise is thumping and bumping its way around the Perkinses’ backyard. What could it be? And how will the Bradford Street Buddies get a surprise that BIG to the block party?
About the Author
Jerdine Nolen is the author of numerous picture books including, Raising Dragons, Thunder Rose, Plantzilla, Irene's Wish, and Harvey Potter's Balloon Farm and the recently published Irene's Wish. She is a teacher and lives in Ellicott City, Maryland. Visit her website at www.jerdinenolen.com.Michelle Henninger lives with her family in Arvada, Colorado. She is the illustrator of the Bradford Street Buddies easy reader series.