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I Love Saturday
Meet Katie Cobb, who lives in Greenwich Village and loves to do the same things each and every Saturday morning--play checkers, help her super around the building, and get a sugar cookie from Mrs. Zelinsky. Katie also has a secret. Full-color illustrations.
Hardcover, 320 pages
Published October 1st 1989 by Viking Children's Books
(first published 1989)
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Saturday is Katie Cobb's favorite day of the week. Every Saturday she wakes up and does her daily list of events, until one Saturday everything changes. Mrs. Zelinsky's granddaughter is in town and has already done everything Katie had on her list. Katie is not very happy, but by the end of the book she realizes how much she has in common with Jessica Jeanne and they become good friends. This was always one on my favorite books as a child.
PATRICIA REILLY GIFF is the author of many beloved books for children, including the Kids of the Polk Street School books, the Friends and Amigos books, and the Polka Dot Private Eye books. Several of her novels for older readers have been chosen as ALA-ALSC Notable Books and ALA-YALSA Best Books for Young Adults. They include The Gift of the Pirate Queen; All the Way Home; Water Street; Nory ...moreMore about Patricia Reilly Giff...