Jamie Mongoose Hills finds the little blue card among the candy he's shoplifted. Brenda is saved by the card during the Great TV Turn-Off. And April Mendez takes a ride in a bookmobile unlike any other. Here are four unforgettable stories from a master storyteller.
From the Back Cover
WHO KNOWS WHAT IT WILL MAKE YOU DO.... When Mongoose finds a blue library card hidden among the candy he's shoplifted, his friend Weasel tosses the card away. But the card comes back. Brenda, a television addict, must endure the Great TV Turn-Off. No more Teen Toons. No more Dude Feud. Then the blue card appears... On a hot summer day, Sonseray wanders into a library knowing he'll find air-conditioning -- and finds much more. And April Mendez takes a ride in a bookmobile unlike any other. In stories that range from humorous to heartbreaking, Newbery award-winner Jerry Spinelli reveals the amazing possibilities lurking behind library doors.