By Beverly Cleary
It sort of feels too reliable to be precise. the most well-liked boy in class has requested Jane out -- and she's by no means even dated ahead of. Stan is tall and handsome, pleasant and hard-working -- every thing Jane ever dreamed of. yet is she prepared for this?
Suppose her mom and dad won't allow her cross? What if she's fearful and makes a idiot of herself? perhaps he'll imagine she's too younger. If purely she knew all of the smart issues to assert. If simply she have been prettier. If purely she have been prepared for this...
With her traditional heat, perceptiveness, and humor, Beverly Cleary creates the fun and concerns of a tender girl's first crush.
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There was a hint of claws in her words. ” “I hadn’t forgotten,” Yellowfang rasped. Fernshade narrowed her eyes. ” Yellowfang’s shoulders sagged. “She was old,” she murmured. ” Sagewhisker lashed her white tail. “No warrior wants to die. ” Fernshade curled her lip. “You knew what the cats from the Dark Forest were doing. There was no need for Firestar to challenge Blackstar over that worthless stretch of grass. ” Wind swirled through the hollow, tugging ears and tails, as Bluestar’s mew sounded from the top of the slope.
Still quiet. ” Dovepaw had returned from the battle shivering and speechless with shock. Jayfeather had offered her thyme, but she’d refused, saying she was just tired. Unlike her Clanmates, who were keen to share every battle move, Dovepaw had sat silently while Jayfeather checked her over, only mentioning when prompted that Lionblaze had saved her from Dawnpelt. Is it fair to make apprentices fight alongside warriors? Worry for Dovepaw tightened Jayfeather’s belly. Sometimes she seemed so young.
The sound of battle echoed in his ears. Yet again, he felt Russetfur’s life ebb away beneath his claws. Sickness rose in his throat, and he pressed his belly to the earth. ” Cinderheart’s hiss jerked him back to the present. ” Cinderheart pointed with her muzzle, and Lionblaze spotted a pair of eyes gleaming from among the ShadowClan trees on the other side of the clearing. In a flash, Lionblaze was tearing across the grass. No cat was going to touch the newly won ThunderClan territory. Pelt bristling with anger, he skidded to a halt a tail-length from the ShadowClan border, ears flattened, tail lashing.
Fifteen by Beverly Cleary