A wonderful book for children!
illustraded by Lisi Martin
"Two more days!",thought Lisi happily. "Two more days to my birthday."Lisi was almost seven years old. Monday was her birthdayand she couldn`t wait. Today was only Saturday.Two days can be a long time if you are almost seven.Lisi lived in a lovely yellow house with her Motherand Father; her younger brother, Andrew, and Tom, her Puppy."Lisi", said Father, "We are going to hang new wallpaperin your room. I have found some very nice blue-strippedwallpaper in the attic and your room does need to redecorating.""I don`t like blue!" Lisi pouted. When you are a girlwho is almost seven, you want pink wallpaper, not blue.Everyone knows that."Lisi!" scolded Mother. "Don`t be like that. You shouldbe glad your room is getting redone.""Yes," Father said. "I would be very happy to have suchnice wallpaper in my room. I have arranged for Nelson toto come by and put it up as soon as he can.""I don`t care what they say," thought Lisi, "I hateblue wallpaper. I want pink!"