Ely and Bea are convinced that they will never become friends. But a beau day he decides to give a lesson to her sister and ends that she touches her hide out of her. Fortunately, Ely arrives at her rescue with a magic wand, with her colors to dye her face and with a bucket full of worms. Will they end up in trouble? Perhaps. Will they have fun? A world!
"Delight is in detail, in the lightness and accuracy of the trait with which the two girls are depicted". Booklist
"... the designs caught the personality of the two girls and the humor of the story ... The writing of Annie Barrows overflows with lively dialogues". Publishers Weekly
"Readers will not be able to love these two small pests and look forward to the other episodes of their adventures". Kirkus Reviews