Everyone is mad at Pete! Even Mom! But Pete can't eat that green slop that Mom made for lunch. He won't even taste it! His siblings want Pete to eat so they can go out to play. But Pete stands firm. And his siblings desert him.
Mom makes Pete stay, but she is feeling sad about it. She is about to make him a sandwich when Pete decides to try the slop. He likes it!
In addition to enjoying the yummy slop, Pete has learned the benefits of keeping an open mind and trying new things.
|Publisher:||Holiday House, Inc.|
|Series:||I Like to Read Series|
|Product dimensions:||8.26(w) x 10.23(h) x 0.31(d)|
|Lexile:||AD200L (what's this?)|
|Age Range:||4 - 8 Years|
About the Author
Emily Arnold McCully received the Caldecott Medal for Mirette on the High Wire. The illustrator of more than 40 books for young readers, she has a lifelong interest in history and feminist issues. She divides her time between Chatham, New York, and New York City.