In this chapter book for young readers, June is thrilled to get a new neighbor: Mae! Soon the two of them are best friends and are having adventures determined by the Wonder Wheel that they spin each morning. Whether it’s pretending to be a dog for a day or collecting things that are blue, the girls never know what each day will bring. Also, June has a secret: her dog Sammy can talk, but only she can hear him. Will her new best friend believe her if she tells her?
Charise Mericle Harper is the author of many books for young readers, including the Fashion Kitty series. Charise lives in Oregon with her family.
Ashley Spires is the creator of picture books and graphic novels, including The Most Magnificent Thing and Binky the Space Cat. She lives in British Columbia.
"...a pretty irresistible pair."
"A pleasant addition about making new friends; hand to independent readers who enjoy animal and friendship stories."
–School Library Journal
"Harper has written a cute new series opener featuring diverse characters that will appeal to a wide range of readers."
"The book’s short chapters, comic illustrations, and generous-sized font add to its appeal for newly minted independent readers." –Horn Book