By Lois Lowry
Aid! Anastasia Krupnik's mom needs to arrange her chaotic lifestyles. So Anastasia, who's a truly prepared individual, and her father invent the answer to Mrs. Krupnik's challenge: the Krupnik relatives Nonsexist home tasks Schedule.
But while Mrs. Krupnik is going to California on a ten-day work trip, Anastasia reveals that the matter isn't solved in any respect. It's difficult to stay to a time table that doesn't depart room for her little brother, Sam, who's come down with the fowl pox, and her father's former female friend, who's invited herself to dinner. How is Anastasia presupposed to do something about those interruptions while she's making plans her first dream-date dinner for Steve Harvey?
It's a cinch. so long as she sticks to the Krupnik Romantic Dinner Week time table, what might be able to get it wrong?
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Prima di sera si sparse per tutto il Polo la notizia: un piccolo, strano essere profumato, di colore violetto, era apparso nel deserto di ghiaccio, si reggeva su una sola zampa e non si muoveva. A vedere la viola vennero foche e trichechi, vennero dalla Siberia le renne, dall'America i buoi muschiati, e più di lontano ancora volpi bianche, lupi e gazze marine. Tutti ammiravano il fiore sconosciuto, il suo stelo tremante, tutti aspiravano il suo profumo, ma ne restava sempre abbastanza per quelli che arrivavano ultimi ad annusare, ne restava sempre come prima.
Due tirate d'orecchi. - Quanto c'è da qui a Milano? - Mille chilometri nuovi, un chilometro usato e sette cioccolatini. - Quanto pesa una lacrima? - Secondo: la lacrima di un bambino capriccioso pesa meno del vento, quella di un bambino affamato pesa più di tutta la terra. 31 F A V O L E A L T E L E F O N O - Quanto è lunga questa favola? - Troppo. - Allora inventiamo in fretta altri numeri per finire. Li dico io, alla maniera di Modena: unci dunci trinci, quara quarinci, miri miminci, un fan dès.
Tutt'altro. Lo «scannone» è il contrario del cannone, e serve per disfare la guerra. - E come funziona? - È facilissimo, può adoperarlo anche un bambino. Se c'è la guerra, suoniamo la stromba, spariamo lo scannone e la guerra è subito disfatta. Che meraviglia il paese con l'esse davanti. 26 G I A N N I R O D A R I Gli uomini di burro Giovannino Perdigiorno, gran viaggiatore e famoso esploratore, capitò una volta nel paese degli uomini di burro. A stare al sole si squagliavano, dovevano vivere sempre al fresco, e abitavano in una città dove al posto delle case c'erano tanti frigoriferi.