Level 2 Unit 2
Science: Unusual Pets


I Love My Buzzard
by Tres Seymour
A boy's strange pets drive his
mother out of the house.
Whistling Dixie
by Marcia Vaughan
Dixie comes home with a parade of preposterous pets.


Rotten Ralph's Rotten Romance
by Jack Gantos
Sarah's cat Rotten Ralph makes mischief at a party.
Hooray! A Piñata
by Elisa Kleven
A girl treats her birthday piñata like a real dog.


Mrs. Merriwether's Musical Cat
by Carol Purdy
A cat has a remarkable effect on some piano students.
Martha Blah Blah
by Susan Meddaugh
Martha the dog starts to speak gibberish.


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