|The author of the beloved Kids of the Polk Street School series introduces a new generation of readers to a multicultural group of kids who enjoy all the activities of an after-school center. |
I''M #1! That''s what Mitchell McCabe''s favorite T-shirt says. He''d like to be Number One at the Zigzag Afternoon Center, where there are lots of fun activities to choose from: swimming, nature walks, field trips, art, even homework help. And YAY--there''s snack time! But Mitchell is worried. What if he''s the only kid who doesn''t get a prize on Prize Day? Luckily, Mitchell realizes he''s a winner at something terrific.
In this delightful new series, award-winning author Patricia Reilly Giff introduces readers to a quirky, lovable group of kids, capturing all the excitement and surprises of new friends and after-school fun.
"From the Trade Paperback edition."
From the Publisher:
Fearing he will not fit in at the Afternoon Center because of what he perceives to be his lack of talent, newcomer Mitchell McCabe wears his "I'm Number One" t-shirt in the hopes of finding inspiration and anticipates being the only kid who will not win a prize on Prize Day. 10,000 first printing.