Teachers may photocopy the reproducible pages in this book for classroom use. No part of this publication may bereproduced in whole or in part, or stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic,mechanical, photocopy, recording, or otherwise, without written permission of the publisher. For further informationregarding permission, write to Scholastic Inc., 555 Broadway, New York, NY 10012.Cover design by Norma OrtizInterior design by Kathy MassaroInterior illustrations by Robin Bernard except pages 10, 15, 24, 41–42, 44, 49, 55, 61–62,and the leaf and face on page 12, by James Graham HaleISBN 0-590-98339-3Copyright © 1999 by Robin BernardPrinted in the U.S.A. All rights reserved.
For Ellen Winograd,an extraordinary teacher,and, as always, for JL.
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