Second-grader Francis has lots to deal with: her large family, a scary new teacher (Sister Grizzly), and her desire for a part in the class production of The Wizard of Oz. When she helps a new friend rehearse for the tryouts, her own hopes fade. The part Francie IS picked for couldn't be worse -- Toto! This fresh and humorous story is perfect for second-grade readers.
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Chapter One SecondGrade Scare
Chapter Three Working and Wishing
Chapter Four Try outs
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