Fifth-grader Paris McCray has Minnie Mouse hair and wears the rose-colored glasses that her piano teacher, Mrs. Rosen, has made for her so that no matter what she can keep her spirits high. Paris is curious about her world. Why does her brother, Michael, let himself be bullied by a girl in Paris' class? What is the story of Mrs. Rosen, a Holocaust survivor? She cares about her brothers, old people, new babies, history and music and her heart is open to all there is in her wonderful world as she tries to make sense out of the things she cannot understand. An insightful book from this wonderful storyteller. Sequel to Sahara Special. submitted by M.G.