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Weird, Wonderful Mrs. Becker

Story Stats

Rating: 5
Grade Level: 2, 3, 4, 5
Page count: 6

Author

Claire
Blatchford

Appeared in

Cricket Magazine Vol 18, Num 4, Dec 1990

Story Summary

Cat thinks her new neighbor, Mrs. Becker, is really weird when she sees her hauling rocks and dirt into her house a month before Christmas. But when Cat's mom asks her to take Mrs. Becker some fresh cookies, Cat discovers a wonderful and kind woman that has a perfectly good reason for bringing bushels of dirt into her home.

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