" 'What time is the party?' Kathleen said to Charles....Minnie's ears perked up. 'Chjarles is having a party!' she thought." Minnie is so excited and she can't wait to get her invitation. She waits and hopes and watches and that invitation just never comes. Minnie and Charles are such good friends. Why isn't he inviting her to the party? She tries every way she can think of to remind him about the party and to help him realize he forgot to invite her. Nothing happens. Minnie's feelings are really hurt. Is Charles her real friend or not and what can she do to solve her problem? It's hard to feel left out but often it's just a misunderstanding!
I'm Not Invited?
Atheneum Books For Young Readers, 2003