cover image Annabelle Swift Kindergartner

Annabelle Swift Kindergartner

Amy Schwartz. Scholastic, $6.99 (32pp) ISBN 978-0-531-07027-7

Lucy prepares her younger sister for the rigors of kindergarten; PW praised the ``droll illustrations'' in this ``sweetly endearing tale,'' adding that ``Schwartz provides a funny, balanced view of the emotions experienced by a child just starting school.'' Ages 4-7. (Aug.)