cover image I Know You, Al

I Know You, Al

Constance C. Greene. Puffin Books, $3.95 (0pp) ISBN 978-0-14-034884-2

These lively tales chronicle the ups and downs of a passionate nonconformist: in the first, Al faces the dual dilemmas of her mother's boyfriend and her father's wedding, while in the second her mother's illness threatens to curtail her summer fun. Ages 8-12. (Oct.)